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The Resource Medical testing, Noël Merino, book editor

Medical testing, Noël Merino, book editor

Label
Medical testing
Title
Medical testing
Statement of responsibility
Noël Merino, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Medical Testing: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
615.1072/4
Index
index present
LC call number
RM301.27
LC item number
.M43 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QV 771
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Merino, Noël
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drugs
  • Clinical trials
  • Drug Evaluation
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Clinical trials
  • Drugs
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Medical testing, Noël Merino, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-214) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rodents are overused as subjects in medical research
  • Daniel Engber
  • Current federal oversight of human medical testing is inadequate
  • Jeanne Lenzer and Shannon Brownlee
  • Current federal oversight of human medical testing could use refinement
  • Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues
  • Clinical research: time for sensible global guidelines
  • Trudie Lang, Phaik Yeong Cheah, and Nicholas J. White
  • Medical testing on animals is cruel and unnecessary
  • People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
  • Clinical trials of new medical treatments need to be conducted globally
  • Medical research involving animals is humane and necessary
  • Americans for Medical Progress
  • Evidence fails to support routine mammograms starting at age forty
  • John Crewdson
  • Women should receive screening mammograms starting at age forty
  • National Cancer Institute
  • Why the PSA test is DOA
  • T.E. Holt
  • Researchers: PSA test saves lives, government guidelines are wrong
  • Nick Tate
  • Trudie Lang and Sisira Siribaddana
  • Medical boards are recommending that doctors cut back on medical tests
  • H. Gilbert Welch
  • Recommendations to cut back on medical tests are unfair
  • Hal Scherz
  • Genetic testing for incurable diseases poses risks to consumers and families
  • Gregory Pence
  • Consumers do not need to be protected from genetic information
  • Ronald Bailey
  • Direct-to-consumer genetic tests and the right to know
  • Ronni Sandroff
  • Clinical trials are conducted overseas without adequate oversight
  • One step closer to designer babies: new noninvasive prenatal genetic testing could change human pregnancy forever
  • Marcy Darnovsky
  • Prenatal genetic testing has broad support, even with increased abortion
  • William Saletan
  • Testing ourselves: researchers simplify prenatal genetic scans
  • Charles A. Donovan
  • Donald L. Barlett and James B. Steele
  • Volunteers are critical to advancing medicine through clinical trials
  • National Institutes of Health
  • Paying human research subjects raises ethical concerns
  • Carl Elliott
Control code
ocn858749178
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780737769609
Lccn
2013033389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o858749178
  • (OCoLC)858749178
Label
Medical testing, Noël Merino, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-214) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rodents are overused as subjects in medical research
  • Daniel Engber
  • Current federal oversight of human medical testing is inadequate
  • Jeanne Lenzer and Shannon Brownlee
  • Current federal oversight of human medical testing could use refinement
  • Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues
  • Clinical research: time for sensible global guidelines
  • Trudie Lang, Phaik Yeong Cheah, and Nicholas J. White
  • Medical testing on animals is cruel and unnecessary
  • People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
  • Clinical trials of new medical treatments need to be conducted globally
  • Medical research involving animals is humane and necessary
  • Americans for Medical Progress
  • Evidence fails to support routine mammograms starting at age forty
  • John Crewdson
  • Women should receive screening mammograms starting at age forty
  • National Cancer Institute
  • Why the PSA test is DOA
  • T.E. Holt
  • Researchers: PSA test saves lives, government guidelines are wrong
  • Nick Tate
  • Trudie Lang and Sisira Siribaddana
  • Medical boards are recommending that doctors cut back on medical tests
  • H. Gilbert Welch
  • Recommendations to cut back on medical tests are unfair
  • Hal Scherz
  • Genetic testing for incurable diseases poses risks to consumers and families
  • Gregory Pence
  • Consumers do not need to be protected from genetic information
  • Ronald Bailey
  • Direct-to-consumer genetic tests and the right to know
  • Ronni Sandroff
  • Clinical trials are conducted overseas without adequate oversight
  • One step closer to designer babies: new noninvasive prenatal genetic testing could change human pregnancy forever
  • Marcy Darnovsky
  • Prenatal genetic testing has broad support, even with increased abortion
  • William Saletan
  • Testing ourselves: researchers simplify prenatal genetic scans
  • Charles A. Donovan
  • Donald L. Barlett and James B. Steele
  • Volunteers are critical to advancing medicine through clinical trials
  • National Institutes of Health
  • Paying human research subjects raises ethical concerns
  • Carl Elliott
Control code
ocn858749178
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780737769609
Lccn
2013033389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o858749178
  • (OCoLC)858749178

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