Ban advertising in Australian prescribing software, say researchers

Burton, Bob
July 2005
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/23/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7510, p177
Academic Journal
Looks at the results of a survey on breaches of the Australian pharmaceutical industry's voluntary code of conduct; Recommendation of the survey that advertisements in prescription software be banned; Details of the survey's findings on the presence of advertisements in prescription software; Comments of Ken Harvey, lead author of the survey, on ethical standards in the pharmaceutical industry.


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