Death of a wonder drug Vioxx recall /

On September 30, 2004, pharmaceutical giant Merck voluntarily withdrew its popular painkiller Vioxx after it was linked to increased risks of heart attack and stroke. Was Merck's move driven by genuine concern for patients? Or, given findings from earlier studies, was the recall a self-protective mo... Full description

Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Films Media Group., NBC News.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2008], c2004.
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Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.