Kondro, Wayne
October 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/21/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 9, p890
Academic Journal
The article presents news briefs regarding the medical industry. New York City's Institute of Medicine as a Profession is reported to have launched a database accessible to the public which can identify the conflict of interest of the 125 academic medical centers in the US. Six athletes are reported to be positive for performance-enhancing drugs during the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics. A draft code of conduct proposed by the Australian Medical Council is also discussed.


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