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The Resource Protecting America's health : the FDA, business, and one hundred years of regulation, Philip J. Hilts

Protecting America's health : the FDA, business, and one hundred years of regulation, Philip J. Hilts

Label
Protecting America's health : the FDA, business, and one hundred years of regulation
Title
Protecting America's health
Title remainder
the FDA, business, and one hundred years of regulation
Statement of responsibility
Philip J. Hilts
Title variation
Protecting Americas health
Title variation remainder
the FDA, business, and one hundred years of regulation
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a detailed history of the Food and Drug Administration as it evolved into America's most important regulatory agency, designed to protect the nation from hazardous medicines and food products
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Science and Technology, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
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154423
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
353.9/97/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
RA11
LC item number
.H54 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the FDA, business, and one hundred years of regulation
Label
Protecting America's health : the FDA, business, and one hundred years of regulation, Philip J. Hilts
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-378) and index
Contents
Introduction : the beginning of regulation -- Prologue : thechallenge -- Dr. Wiley's time -- Commerce, commerce, commerce -- The progressive era -- The law succeeds, and fails -- Capitalism in crisis -- The birth of the modern pharmaceutical trade -- New drugs, new problems -- The industry ascendant -- The grand bargain -- Thalidomide -- Science meets policy -- Partisan politics -- The limits of policy -- Deregulation -- The medical officer -- The modern plague -- A progressive -- Drug lag revisited -- An anti-regulatory campaign -- The argument in joined -- Old-fashioned politics --Epilogue : Greed and goodness
Control code
16840795
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 394 p.
Isbn
9780375404665
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002029859
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50417346
Label
Protecting America's health : the FDA, business, and one hundred years of regulation, Philip J. Hilts
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-378) and index
Contents
Introduction : the beginning of regulation -- Prologue : thechallenge -- Dr. Wiley's time -- Commerce, commerce, commerce -- The progressive era -- The law succeeds, and fails -- Capitalism in crisis -- The birth of the modern pharmaceutical trade -- New drugs, new problems -- The industry ascendant -- The grand bargain -- Thalidomide -- Science meets policy -- Partisan politics -- The limits of policy -- Deregulation -- The medical officer -- The modern plague -- A progressive -- Drug lag revisited -- An anti-regulatory campaign -- The argument in joined -- Old-fashioned politics --Epilogue : Greed and goodness
Control code
16840795
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 394 p.
Isbn
9780375404665
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002029859
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50417346

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