June, 2014

Free to choose medicine: Better drugs sooner at lower cost (2nd edition)

Bartley J. Madden
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Despite this role, Bartley J. Madden argues in his book Free to Choose Medicine: Better Drugs, Sooner, at Lower Cost, that rather than serving the interests of patients, the FDA actually hurts Americans due to its long and demanding drug-approval process. He contends that the agency’s primary motivation has become to preserve its own reputation and to minimize its liabilities. And he makes the case for restructuring the FDA to better protect the health and medical safety of Americans.

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