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Unformatted text preview: The harm caused is often times are side effects worse than what you are trying to cure or prevent. The article states the statistics are not necessarily misreported. However, when they are manipulated for the drug company’s best interest, it causes people to think they will get results most common patients will not see. Drug companies do this all the time because of the outrageous number of people who will seek out a drug once they are exposed to these seemingly amazing statistics. They can make billions of dollars on one drug if they manipulate the numbers accordingly and get their message out to the public. Source: http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_hb4365/is_1_39/ai_n29243252/...
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2012 for the course STATISTIC GM533 taught by Professor Henry during the Fall '10 term at Keller Graduate School of Management.
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