TITLE

US proposes more stringent conflict-of-interest rules

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/22/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 11, p1571
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the conflict-of-interest rules proposed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that address medical professionals that hold financial interests in pharmaceutical companies. It states that the rules will prevent medical personnel having $50,000 financial interest to take part in reviewing the company's product. It was shown that only those physicians with below $50,000 will be allowed to participate.
ACCESSION #
25358971

 

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