Center for Medical Consumers
Committed to broadening
the publics awareness about the quality problems that pervade the American health care system.
Working for better controls
on drug promotion and more rational use of medication.
Defending health care from
misleading and harmful marketing. With an exhaustive bibliography compiled by Joel Lexchin.
Fighting for citizen and
consumer justice since 1971, HRG promotes research-based changes in health care as well as providing advice and oversight
regarding drugs, healthcare delivery and medical devices.
A database developed by
Joel Lexchin containing everything ever written about pharmaceutical promotion.
A database posted by The Center for Science in the Public Interest of scientists who consult for or have other affiliations with chemical, gas, oil, food, drug, and other companies.
Dedicated to the improving
of the effectiveness, efficiency, and quality of America's health care system.
Advocating for a universal,
comprehensive single-payer national health care program in the U.S.
Promoting improved patient
care, research and teaching in primary care/general internal medicine.
Provides physicians and
pharmacists with up to date, evidence based, practical information on rational drug therapy.
and promoting the accessibility of systematic reviews of the effects of health care interventions." Their articles are reviews of the literature, unfortunate you must subscribe for the full articles.
All the Users' Guides (except
for the Users' Guide to the Pharmaceutical Literature) are available here. A Canadian site with much to read.
From NO FREE LUNCH, British site with many links and instructive articles. Many of the articles are for medical
An excellent Canadian site, On chiropratics
By Doctor Barrett, Possible the best. Hundreds or articles and links by a leading
spokesperson against quackery at qauckwatch.com
Excellent collection of links and articles,
Dr Stephen Barrett is the webmaster at National Council Against Health Fraud