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Pain killer an empire of deceit and the origin of America"s opioid epidemic by Barry Meier

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Medication abuse,
  • Oxycodone,
  • Oxycodone abuse

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-209) and index.

StatementBarry Meier
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV5822.O99 M45 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 223 pages
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26886236M
ISBN 100525511105
ISBN 109780525511106
LC Control Number2018010496

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