MEDICAL CONSUMER ADVOCACY
Committed to broadening the publics awareness about the quality problems
that pervade the American health care system.
Working for better controls on drug promotion and more rational use of
Defending health care from misleading and harmful marketing. With
an exhaustive bibliography compiled by Joel Lexchin.
Fighting for citizen and consumer justice since 1971, HRG promotes research-based
changes in health care as well as providing advice and oversight regarding drugs, healthcare delivery and medical devices.
A database developed by Joel Lexchin containing everything ever written
about pharmaceutical promotion.
A database posted by The Center for Science in the Public Interest of scientists who consult for or have other affiliations with chemical, gas, oil, food, drug, and other companies.
Dedicated to the improving of the effectiveness, efficiency, and quality
of America's health care system.
Advocating for a universal, comprehensive single-payer national health
care program in the U.S.
Promoting improved patient care, research and teaching in primary care/general
Provides physicians and pharmacists with up to date, evidence based, practical
information on rational drug therapy.
"Preparing, maintaining, and promoting the accessibility of systematic
reviews of the effects of health care interventions"
All the Users' Guides (except for the Users' Guide to the Pharmaceutical Literature) are available here.
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