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Author Bate, Roger.

Title Phake : the deadly world of falsified and substandard medicines / Roger Bate.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : AEI Press ; Lanham, Md. : Distributed by arrangement with the Rowman & Littlefield Pub. Group, [2012]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Internet  WORLD WIDE WEB E-BOOK PROQUESTEBC    Downloadable
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Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 457 pages) illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I. The Deadly World of Dangerous Medicines: 1. Historical examples of dangerous medicines; 2. Understanding the problem; 3. Overview of research findings and possible solutions -- Part II. Dangerous Drug Problems by Location: 4. Africa; 5. India; 6. China; 7. Middle East; 9. Other emerging markets; 9. The online drug market -- Part III. Drug-Quality Assessments: 10. Factors to consider for research; 11. Results: what we found; 12. Results broken out for Africa, India, and other markets; 13. Interpreting and discussing the results and their relevance -- Part IV. The Way Forward: 14. Developing medical regulatory authorities: the U.S. FDA as a case study; 15. International cooperation against criminals and the lethal trade in fake medicines; 16. Market for products of varying quality and the intellectual property debate; 17. Conclusion.
Summary "Drug trade, pharmaceutical industry, counterfeit drugs, product counterfeiting"--Provided by publisher.
Note Description based on print version record.
GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Drug adulteration.
Pharmaceutical industry.
Product counterfeiting.
Counterfeit Drugs.
Drug Industry.
Drug and Narcotic Control.
Added Title Fake
Other Form: Print version: Bate, Roger. Phake. Washington, D.C. : AEI Press, 2012 9780844772325 (DLC) 2011046246 (OCoLC)756592418
ISBN 0844772348 electronic bk
9780844772349 electronic bk
Standard No. 9786613633873
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