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The US Food and Drug Administration Modernization Act of 1997: impact on consumers.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9915086     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This paper provides a consumer's perspective on an important issue that has a profound impact on all of us: the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Modernization Act of 1997. In addition, it provides some background information on the National Consumers League, an organization that promotes consumer safety and protection with the FDA and its predecessors.
Authors:
L F Golodner
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical therapeutics     Volume:  20 Suppl C     ISSN:  0149-2918     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Ther     Publication Date:  1998  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-03-29     Completed Date:  1999-03-29     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7706726     Medline TA:  Clin Ther     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  C20-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
National Consumers League, Washington, DC 20006, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Consumer Product Safety / legislation & jurisprudence*
Databases, Factual
Drug Approval
Economics, Pharmaceutical
Legislation, Drug / trends*
United States
United States Food and Drug Administration / legislation & jurisprudence*

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