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Cyber-pharmacies and emerging concerns on marketing drugs Online

Scaria, Dr Vinod (2003) Cyber-pharmacies and emerging concerns on marketing drugs Online. [Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)]

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The booming e-commerce and a regulation-less environment online have led to the rise of a new generation of websites that market drugs and other products over the Internet. Some of these drugs are often herbal products or of dubious quality, often marketed with a mix of professional design and unverified/fraudulent claims. Several concerns have arisen from different corners and evidence of malpractice has emerged. But there is a lack of sufficient evidence confirming the concerns.

Item Type:Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)
Keywords:Internet, Drug, Commerce, Ethics, Quality of Health Care
Subjects:JOURNALS > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
ID Code:3229
Deposited By:Kakkilaya Bevinje, Dr. Srinivas
Deposited On:17 Oct 2003
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:55

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