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By Jacky Law

ISBN-10: 0786717831

ISBN-13: 9780786717835

Final 12 months the pharmaceutical had revenues in way over $300 billion. in actual fact a method or one other all of us pay — even if we purchase the medication without delay or via taxation. yet is it much less transparent that we're getting worth for cash? in a single of the 1st self sufficient investigations of the trendy healthcare procedure, Jacky legislation exhibits how a small variety of organisations have come to dominate the healthcare time table in Britain and the United States. She unearths a process during which the relentless pursuit of revenue is crowding out the general public sturdy. potent regulators are less than extreme strain from company lobbies, and firms spend extra money on advertising and marketing than they spend on learn and improvement. in the meantime the price of new medications rises relentlessly whereas the variety of unique new items declines. All isn't really good with smooth drugs. In what's either a prognosis and a process therapy, the writer finds an international the place industry concerns, no longer scientific want, are picking the study schedule. She issues to a destiny the place the general public and the clinical occupation once more have a voice within the type of healthcare we need — and the healthcare we pay for.

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