Counterfeiting drugs is murder - current national legislative responses
- In: BPP/BPS Joint Symposium (part 2) on Tuesday, 4 September 2007, 13:00-16:00
- At: Beijing (China) (2007)
- Type: Presentation
- By: ANISFELD, Michael (Globepharm, Deerfield, United States of America)
- Co-author(s): Gourdet, Camille (DePaul University, Chicago, United States of America)
With drug counterfeiting accounting for over 2/3 of drugs available in some developing countries, many patient populations are put at significant risk by counterfeiters. Death and injury is a frequent result of the ingestion of fake drugs. Counterfeiters are murderers who often, legally, get away with their crime. In many countries the penalty for.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.