Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Protecting America's Health

The FDA, Business, and One Hundred Years of Regulation

Protecting America's Health( )
Author: Hilts, Philip J.
ISBN:978-0-375-40466-5
Publication Date:Mar 2003
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Knopf
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.95
Book Description:

Emerging out of the era of the robber barons and Theodore Roosevelt’s desire to “civilize capitalism,” the Food and Drug Administration was created to stop the trade in adulterated meats and quack drugs. In the almost one hundred years since, it has evolved from a squad of eleven inspectors dogging dishonest tradesmen into America’s most important regulatory agency, keeping tabs on the products of about 95,000 businesses and more than $1 trillion worth of goods...
More Description

Book Details
Pages:416
Detailed Subjects: Medical / Health Care Delivery
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.51 x 9.5 x 1.33 Inches
Book Weight:1.603 Pounds



Featured Books

Anita de Monte Laughs Last
Gonzalez, Xochitl
Hardback: $28.99
Sense and Sensibility
Austen, Jane
Hardback: $17.00
What Have We Here?
Williams, Billy Dee
Hardback: $32.00

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.