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The statistics in this report show American medicine is the number one cause of death in the United States. "5g The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists reports that Graham testified ? which has made it less safe, and it is still ineffective,? Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City ? It is used by both amateurs and professionals and has developed a following among experimental filmmakers.Many well-known cinematographers and directors began their careers using Super 8.'s health care system frequently causes more harm than good. "The FDA and Drug Safety: A Proposal for Sweeping Changes.? "1c The irony is that safer (and less expensive) preventive alternatives are often attacked or strategically ridiculed by regulatory powers, even (or perhaps especially) when proven effective. "graduated from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and trained in Internal Medicine at Yale and in adult Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania. " 5b His education and extensive experience qualify him to offer an expert opinion on pharmaceutical drugs. Graham, who had spent 20 years working at the FDA, told the Senate: During my career, I believe I have made a real difference for the cause of patient safety. 's view, the drug safety problems began in 1992 with the passage of a law aimed at getting lifesaving drugs onto the market faster. The FDA continues to interfere with those who offer natural products that compete with prescription drugs. t need them or not as prescribed increases your risk of getting an infection later that resists antibiotic treatment.? "The Institute of Medicine estimates that nearly 100,000 patients die in hospitals each year due to medical errors. hospitals were 98,987: of these, 35,967 were for pneumonia, 30,665 for bloodstream infections, 13,088 for urinary tract infections, 8,205 for surgical site infections, and 11,062 for infections of other sites.? Table 1: Estimated Annual Mortality and Cost of Medical Intervention Condition Deaths Cost Author Hospital Adverse Drug Reactions 106,000 $ 2 billion Lazarou (6), Suh (11) , FDA (1B) Hospital Medical Errors 98,000 billion IOM (1a), (12), (13) Hospital Bedsores 17,160 $ 90 billion Xakellis (14), Barczak (15), Health Grades(153) 9 Hospital Infections 88,000 billion CDC(17a), Weinstein (16), MMWR(17) Nursing Homes/Malnutrition 4,630 ----------- Coalition for Nursing Home Reform (18) Consumer Affairs(154) Outpatient Adverse Drug Reactions 199,000 billion Starfield(19,20), Weingart(21) Unnecessary Surgical Procedures 37,136 billion HCUP(3,13) Leape(81) Surgery-Related 32,000 billion AHRQ per Zhan and Miller (92) Total 581,926 5 billion Estimtated Annual Mortality and Economic Cost of Medical Intervention As shown in Table 1, the estimated total number of iatrogenic deaths? In 16.4 million people, a 2.1% chance (affecting 344,400) of a serious adverse drug reaction (6) 11 ? Just a cursory examination reveals alarming statistics: Cancer Deaths (from American Cancer Society)565,000 High-Death Rate Figure (from the CDC) 445,700 Deaths from Heart Failure 292,200 Deaths from Myocardial Infarction 151,000 Deaths from Stroke 143,000 This fully referenced report reveals shockingly high numbers of people that suffered in-hospital adverse reactions to prescribed drugs; who were prescribed unnecessary and/or inappropriate antibiotics; who received 1 unnecessary medical and surgical procedures; and who were exposed to unnecessary hospitalization. This condescending stance toward alternatives may be fueled by their relative lack of side effects in a competitive marketplace. My research and efforts within FDA led to the withdrawal from the US market of Omniflox, an antibiotic that caused hemolytic anemia; Rezulin, a diabetes drug that caused acute liver failure; Fen-Phen and Redux, weight loss drugs that caused heart valve injury; and PPA (phenylpropanolamine), an over-the-counter decongestant and weight loss product that caused hemorrhagic stroke in young women.5b My research also led to the withdrawal from outpatient use of Trovan, an antibiotic that caused acute liver failure and death. To speed up approvals, the law forced pharmaceutical companies to foot most of the bill for the review process. These attacks against natural medicine obscure a lethal problem that until now was buried in thousands of pages of scientific text. What you will read is a stunning compilation of facts that documents that those who seek to abolish consumer access to natural therapies are misleading the public. This is three times the number who die on the highways.? hospitals, adjusted to include federal facilities, was approximately 1.7 million: 33,269 HAIs among newborns in high-risk nurseries, 19,059 among newborns in well-baby nurseries, 417,946 among adults and children in ICUs, and 1,266,851 among adults and children outside of ICUs. —that is, deaths induced inadvertently by a physician or surgeon or by medical treatment or diagnostic procedures? It is evident that the American medical system is itself one of the leading causes of death and injury in the US. In 16.4 million people, a 5-6% chance (affecting 902,000) of acquiring a nosocomial infection (16) ?