Ethics and the business of biomedicine

TitleEthics and the business of biomedicine
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsArnold, DG
Paginationx, 291 p.
PublisherCambridge University Press
Place PublishedCambridge ; New York
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number9780521764315
Accession Number15644268
KeywordsBioethics. , business , Business ethics. , Medical , Medical ethics.
AbstractThis anthology focuses on ethical questions raised by the changes that are sweeping healthcare worldwide, such as the availability of new expensive biotechnologies in industrialized nations, questions pertaining to the business of health care, the ethical of pharmaceutical company marketing practices, exploitation in drug trials, and undue industry influence over medicine.
Notes2009008251edited by Denis G. Arnold.ill. ; 24 cm.Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-282) and index.
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