Alberta MDs irate over prescribing privacy issue

Sibbald, Barbara
November 2003
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/11/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 10, p1066
Academic Journal
Reports on the decision of IMS Health to cancel its opt-out policy, which would prevent it from disclosing prescribing data from pharmacies to pharmaceutical companies. Influence of the Alberta Medical Association on the decision; Privacy issues associated with disseminating prescription information.


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