@misc{cogprints3229, volume = {2}, number = {2}, month = {July}, author = {Dr Vinod Scaria}, editor = {Dr Srinivas Kakkilaya Bevinje}, title = {Cyber-pharmacies and emerging concerns on marketing drugs Online}, publisher = {Kakkilaya BS}, year = {2003}, journal = {Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences}, keywords = {Internet, Drug, Commerce, Ethics, Quality of Health Care}, url = {http://cogprints.org/3229/}, abstract = {The booming e-commerce and a regulation-less environment online have led to the rise of a new generation of websites that market drugs and other products over the Internet. Some of these drugs are often herbal products or of dubious quality, often marketed with a mix of professional design and unverified/fraudulent claims. Several concerns have arisen from different corners and evidence of malpractice has emerged. But there is a lack of sufficient evidence confirming the concerns.} }