Counterfeit medications: impact on the profession
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentation
- By: NICHOLSON, Jane (FIP WG on Counterfeit Medicines, Regulatory, Farnham Common, United Kingdom)
Counterfeit medicines kill! Counterfeiting is an increasingly sophisticated and lucrative business. The World Health Organisation estimates that up to 15% of all medicinal products sold world wide are counterfeit. Products bought over the internet have a 1 in 2 chance of being counterfeit. Factors encouraging counterfeiting include lack of.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.