Medical literature, made to order

Collier, Roger
September 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/1/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 5, p254
Academic Journal
The article discusses the difficulty of distinguishing science from marketing in the content of medical journals. It notes the issue over publishers of scientific journals who have divisions that create customized publications for drug companies. It also highlights the call for governments to address the issue by passing regulations that would consider illegal for companies involved in both scientific research and marketing.


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