Pharmaceutical Ethics

by Prof. Sam Salek

Pharmaceutical Ethics Synopsis

Pharmaceutical Ethics is an important text, which aims to provide the ethical guidelines much needed by the pharmaceutical industry. By focusing on many of the central issues such as the ethical aspects of clinical trials, informed consent, physician or patient choice and pharmaceutical advertising, this text will provide very good coverage of an area which perhaps still lacks coherent instruction. Covers ethical issues involved in the testing and use of pharmaceuticals on human beings Investigates issues such as whether choice of drug should lie with the physician or the patient Looks at a wide variety of subjects connected with pharmaceutical ethics. Focuses specifically on the issues surrounding the pharmaceutical industry, not medicine in general. Fulfils an important need in the Pharmaceutical Industry.

Pharmaceutical Ethics Press Reviews will give the uninitiated a feel for the range of ethical isues... (Mental Health Care, February 2003) ...a good introduction to the ethics surrounding pharmaceuticals... (Pharmaceutical Physician, March 2003) ...the core question: should you read this book...definitely yes...the book stimulates our thinking and helps the reader to define and outline the many dilemmas in health care... (Pharm World Sci, Vol. 25, No. 2, 2003)

Book Information

ISBN: 9780471490579
Publication date: 27th August 2002
Author: Prof. Sam Salek
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Ltd an imprint of John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 210 pages
Categories: Pharmacology, Medical ethics & professional conduct, Medical laboratory testing & techniques,

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