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Marcia Angell

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Former editor-in-chief of The New England Journal of Medicine and now a member of Harvard Medical School’s Department of Social Medicine, Marcia Angell is a nationally recognized authority in the field of health policy and medical ethics and an outspoken critic of the health care system. Time magazine named her one of the twenty-five most influential people in America. Dr. Angell is the author of Science on Trial: The Clash of Medical Evidence and the Law in the Breast Implant Case.


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The Truth About the Drug Companies
How They Deceive Us and What to Do About It
Written by Marcia Angell


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: August 9, 2005
Price: $15.95

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Currently, Americans spend a staggering $200 billion each year on prescription drugs. In The Truth About Drug Companies, Dr Marcia Angell argues that this is both unnecessary and unethical.

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The Truth About the Drug Companies
How They Deceive Us and What to Do About It
Written by Marcia Angell


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: August 24, 2004
Price: $13.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
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