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The Resource When experiments travel : clinical trials and the global search for human subjects, Adriana Petryna

When experiments travel : clinical trials and the global search for human subjects, Adriana Petryna

Label
When experiments travel : clinical trials and the global search for human subjects
Title
When experiments travel
Title remainder
clinical trials and the global search for human subjects
Statement of responsibility
Adriana Petryna
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The phenomenal growth of global pharmaceutical sales and the quest for innovation are driving an unprecedented search for human test subjects, particularly in middle- and low-income countries. Our hope for medical progress increasingly depends on the willingness of the world's poor to participate in clinical drug trials. While these experiments often provide those in need with vital and previously unattainable medical resources, the outsourcing and offshoring of trials also create new problems. In this groundbreaking book, anthropologist Adriana Petryna takes us deep into the clinical trials i
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Petryna, Adriana
Dewey number
610.72/4
Index
index present
LC call number
R853.C55
LC item number
P48 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 F-683
  • QV 20.5
NLM item number
P498w 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clinical trials
  • Drugs
  • Patients
  • Drugs
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Drug Design
  • Human Experimentation
  • Internationality
  • Patient Selection
  • MEDICAL
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Clinical trials
  • Drugs
  • Drugs
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Patients
  • Klinisches Experiment
  • Globalisierung
  • Ethik
  • Offshoring
  • Entwicklungsländer
Label
When experiments travel : clinical trials and the global search for human subjects, Adriana Petryna
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Experimental fields
  • Ethical variability
  • Arts of drug development
  • The global clinical trial
  • Pharmaceuticals and the right to health
  • The future of global medicine
Control code
670430625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400830824
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612820977
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 282097
  • 22573/ctt106q5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)670430625
Label
When experiments travel : clinical trials and the global search for human subjects, Adriana Petryna
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Experimental fields
  • Ethical variability
  • Arts of drug development
  • The global clinical trial
  • Pharmaceuticals and the right to health
  • The future of global medicine
Control code
670430625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400830824
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612820977
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 282097
  • 22573/ctt106q5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)670430625

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