Do Patients Have a Right to Know if the Doc Has Accepted Pharma $?

It’s a big and scary question. A question that doesn’t get justice in this breezy Sun-News article. Tracy Weber and Charles Ornstein

Many physicians say the close ties between drug and device firms and doctors lead to new and more effective medications, life-saving innovations and a better-educated profession. Although this is certainly true, the relationships also can cause physicians to — consciously or not — downplay side effects and poor research outcomes, studies show.”

Curious? http://www.thesunnews.com/2011/09/10/2378801/patients-should-know-if-their.html

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