whp volume 10, issue 1, P3-4 2008 DOI: 10.12927/whp.2008.19929 View full text
John Paul

Abstract: present an overview of product liability issues with regard to pharmaceuticals. Such issues are important from many dimensions, and demonstrate the intersection of health care with the social and legal structure of countries. First, in many resource-constrained economies pharmacists and compounders fill the health manpower gap by becoming prescribers as well as fillers of prescriptions. What should be the proper role and liabilities associated with such responsibilities? The second major issue is the ongoing …

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