Gifts Buy Prescribing Clout

February 2000
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Feb2000, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p69
Trade Publication
Provides information on a report in the January 2000 issue of `Journal of the American Medical Association' which claimed that pharmaceutical companies can influence prescribing habits through gifts and samples to doctors. Results of a study by Ashley Wazana, a researcher at McGill University in Montreal, about doctor-drug industry interaction; How the interactions between physicians and drug company representatives started.


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