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INQ 300 Powerful Medicine, how do drugs affect our life? / Pharmaceuticals: Books

Fall 2015 Hollis


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 INQ 300: Powerful Medicine, how do drugs affect our life?

[ IL 177:  Pharmaceuticals in the USA - not taught Fall 2015]

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Anatomy of an epidemic: magic bullets, psychiatric drugs, and the astonishing rise of mental illness in America / [Hollins library] RC 443 W437 2010

Antibiotics: the perfect storm / RM 267 S55 2010

Big Pharma: exposing the global healthcare agenda / HD 9665.5 L38 2006

Body hunters: testing new drugs on the world's poorest patients /  RA 401 D44 S53 2006

Building a national framework for the establishment of regulatory science for drug development / Lebovitz (2011)

Clinical trials: what patients and healthy volunteers need to know / R 853 C55 S625 2010

"Drug approval in the European Union & U.S." chapter 11 of: Pharmaceutical biotechnology: drug discovery and clinical applications, 2d edition  (2012) / edited by Kayser and Warzecha -- MUST INTERLIBRARY LOAN - see ILL Tab of this webpage

Drug discovery and development / RM 301.25 D78 2006

Drug discovery: from bedside to Wall Street / RM 301.25 B37 2006

Drug truths: dispelling the myths about Pharma R&D / RM 301.25 L36 2009

Drugs and the human body: with implications for society  / Liska (2009)

Drugs for life: how pharmaceutical companies define our health / [Hollins library]  HD 9666.5 D86 2012

End of illness  / RA 776.5 A38 2011

Experiment eleven: dark secrets behind the discovery of a wonder drug / RM 666 S73 P75 2012

Future of drug safety: promoting & protecting the health of the public [e-Book, 2007]

Generic challenge: understanding patents, FDA, & pharmaceutical life-cycle management / KF 3894 G45 V6 2011

In search of a cure: a history of pharmaceutical discovery / RM 45 W43 1990

Inside the FDA: the business & politics behind the drugs we take... [e-Book, 2005]

Introduction to medicinal chemistry: how drugs act and why? /  RS 403 .G76 1997

Know your chances: how to see through the hype in medical news, ads & public service announcements [e-book]

Let them eat Prozac: the unhealthy relationship between the pharmaceutical industry & depression / RM 332 H423 2004

Magic molecules: how drugs work [e-Book, 1998 (on-campus)]

Magic molecules: how drugs work [e-Book (off-campus)]

Modern pharmaceutical industry: a primer / RM 301.25 M635 2010

The Moral corporation, Merck experiences / HD 9666.9 M4 V34 2006

New drug approval process : the global challenge [ebook, 2000]

On the take: how medicine's complicity with big business can endanger your health [e-Book, 2005]

Our daily meds: how the pharmaceutical companies transformed themselves into slick marketing machines & hooked the nation on prescription drugs /  HD 9666.5 P415 2008

Over dose: the case against the drug companies /  RM302.5 C64 2001

Phake: the deadly world of falsified & substandard medicines / 2012

Phantom billing, fake prescriptions, & the high cost of medicine: health care fraud & what to do about it / RA 395 .A3 L4125 2011

Pharmageddon / HD 9665.5 H32 2012

Pills, power, and policy: the struggle for drug reform... / RS 122 T59 2012

Powerful medicines: the benefits, risks & costs of prescription drugs/ HD 9666.5 A94 2005

Predictive toxicology in drug safety [e-Book, 2011]

Prescribed: writing, filling, using, and abusing the prescription in modern America / RM 139 P74 2012

Protecting America's health: the FDA, business & 100 years of regulation / RA 11 H54 2003

Public financing of pharmaceuticals: an economic approach [e-Book, 2005]

The Real drug abusers / RM 263 L42 2003

Real world drug discovery: a chemist's guide to biotech and pharmaceutical research / RM 301.25 R93 2008

Reasonable Rx: solving the drug price crisis / HD 9666.4 F55 2008

Risks of prescription drugs / RA 401 .A3 R57 2010

Quest for the cure: the science & the stories behind the next generation of medicines / RM 301.25 S76 2011

Securing the pharmaceutical supply chain [U.S. Senate e-document]

Sex, lies and pharmaceuticals: how drug companies plan to profit from female sexual dysfunction / HD 9665.5 M692 2010

Triumph of the heart [statins] (2009)

Truth about the drug companies: how they deceive us & what to do about it / HD 9666.5 A74 2005


2005-2010 world outlook for pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing [e-Book]

(last updated: 10/13/15)



Try searching these SUBJECTS:

Pharmaceutical industry, Psychotropic drugs industry, Vaccines industry, Veterinary drug industry, Osteoporosis drug industry, Nonprescription drug industry, Dietary supplements industry, Dermatologic agents industry, Botanical drug industry, Weisht loss preparations industry...

     OR SUBJECT: United States Food and Drug Administration...

     OR Keywords: European Medicines Agency ; EMEA  ;  FDA  ;  etc.

OR SUBJECTS: Drugs - Mechanism of action;  Drugs - Physiological effect;  Drugs - Effectiveness;  Chemotherapy;  Placebos (Medicine);  Drugs - Generic substitution;  Generic drugs;  Drug development;  Drugs - Testing;  Clinical trials;   Drugs - Prices;  Prescription pricing;  Drugs - Marketing;  Drug reimportation;  Pharmaceutical services insurance;  Advertising drugs; Medication errors;  Veterinary drugs

OR KEYWORDS: Pharmaceutical assistance ;  nutraceuticals, Clawbacks

     OR SUBJECTS: Diseases-Animal models;  Toxicity testing-In virto;  Animal experimentation;  Alternative toxicity testing;  Drugs-Toxicity testing;  Drugs-Testing; 

     OR KEYWORDS:  Robotic* screening;  Pre-clinical trial*;  Preclinical trial*;  Preclinical test*;  Animal studies;  Animal toxicity test*;  Animal testing;  Toxicity test* and [mice, dog, monkey, pig, etc.]

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