Cooper, Rachel (2013) Disease mongering. In: The international encyclopaedia of ethics. Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester. ISBN 9781405186414Full text not available from this repository.
Disease mongers seek to increase the perceived incidence of diseases so that they can sell drugs or other medical services. Disease mongers can either (1) split current disease categories into multiple categories, or (2) medicalize conditions previously considered normal.
|Item Type:||Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||business ethics ; medicine ; practical (applied) ethics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Politics & International Relations (Merged into PPR 2010-08-01)|
|Deposited On:||09 Nov 2011 13:47|
|Last Modified:||08 Sep 2016 00:02|
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