Dec 16, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

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LAWU 3032 Medical Consumerism


(2 hours)
Examines the legal and ethical transformations being wrought by the increasing tendency to view medicine as commerce. Topics include corruption in pharmaceutical testing and marketing, “disease-mongering” (broadening conceptions of illness to enlarge the market for potential treatments), assisted reproduction commerce, and global medical tourism, among others.



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