The drug industry's literary misadventure.

The drug industry's literary misadventure.

Health and medicine explained.
Nov. 29 2005 2:14 PM

Truth Is Stranger Than Phiction

The drug industry's literary misadventure.

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Perhaps more fiction is in order.

Shannon Brownlee is a Schwartz senior fellow at the New America Foundation. Her e-mail address is brownlee@newamerica.net.

Jeanne Lenzer is a freelancer whose work appears regularly in the medical journal BMJ. Her e-mail address is jeanne.lenzer@gmail.com.

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