Book Discussion on Bad Pharma

Dr. Ben Goldacre talked about his book, Bad Pharma: How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients, in which he discusses the… read more

Dr. Ben Goldacre talked about his book, Bad Pharma: How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients, in which he discusses the influence of the pharmaceutical industry on the global healthcare system and argues that pharmaceutical companies hide negative studies and use questionable testing and intensive lobbying to get what they want, regardless of whether the drugs they produce are good for patients. Mr. Goldacre spoke about his book at Town Hall Seattle. close

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Book Discussion on Bad Pharma

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Seattle, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Mar 3, 2013
Last Aired:
May 27, 2013

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  • Mar 03, 2013 | 7:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 23, 2013 | 4:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 27, 2013 | 8:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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