Assessing the FDA via the Anomaly of Off-Label Drug Prescribing
By Alexander T. Tabarrok
Most American hospital patients are given drugs not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the prescribed use. If off-label prescribing is so widespread and successful, is the FDAs pre-approval process really necessary?
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|Fall 2013||The Global Organ Shortage:Economic Causes, Human Consequences, Policy Responses|
|Spring 2007||The Rise, Fall, and Rise Again of Privateers|
|Spring 1999||Privatizing Social Security|