Posts Tagged ‘book review’

Review: Bad Day for the Home Team

Icon Written by Alex on February 21, 2011 – 8:12 pm

The first review for Bad Day for the Home Team is posted on The reviewer,, gave the book five out of five stars and I’m most thrilled that the reviewer said, “You could not help liking Sam.” For me that’s the ultimate compliment because Sam is a man who killed forty people. I’m hopeful this review will help boost readership for this challenging but rewarding novel about a man who shoots a bunch of people in Arizona (hmmmm) and how society tries to figure out why he did it. (Again, hmmmmm.).

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eHealth Reviews Clinical Trials Book

Icon Written by Alex on February 22, 2010 – 12:44 pm

Short but sweet review of Chasing Medical Miracles on by John W. Sharp that concludes, “I would recommend this book for anyone involved in clinical research, whether in Pharma, medicine or as a patient.”

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Clinical Trials Book Review in Kirkus

Icon Written by Alex on April 11, 2009 – 9:56 am

Readers who assume that the trials only occur at academic medical centers will be surprised by the author’s findings. As they multiply and grow wildly expensive—up to $500 million for a single drug—pharmaceutical companies are hiring clinical-research organizations, profit-making enterprises that recruit subjects, pay them and perform studies in their own facilities.

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