TITLE

European drug ad furor

AUTHOR(S)
Silversides, Ann
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/1/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 5, pE75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the controversies surrounding the proposals of the European Commission (EC) that could weaken the ban on advertising prescription drugs to customers in Europe. It highlights the need to improve public information about prescription drugs. According to the article, the EC should work to improve patient information, and provide more information on drug safety and efficacy.
ACCESSION #
43887247

 

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