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Pharma Blog Watch

June 19, 2006

This Week's Pharma News (Eye On FDA)
In his "Weekly Roundup," blogger Mark Senak discusses the pharma news of the previous week — including the approval of cervical cancer drug Hycamtin, Scoot Gottlieb's speech before the American Medical Association, and the FDA's announcement of a renewed effort to curb drug counterfeiting.

Emergency Room Emergency (Health Business Blog)
In a short entry, blogger David E. Williams cites a recent Institute of Medicine report about hospital-based emergency care, which described how emergency rooms are severely unprepared to handle a major disaster.