Competing interests and undergraduate medical education: time for transparency

Hébert, Paul C.; MacDonald, Noni; Flegel, Ken; Stanbrook, Matthew B.; Ramsay, Joan
September 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/7/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 12, p1279
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the editorial "Competing interests and undergraduate medical education: Time for transparency," which appeared at the website www.cmaj.ca of "Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ)." The authors reflect on the connection between pharmaceutical industry and medical educators. The authors state that mistakes lies on medical schools which permits physicians to teach to their curriculum without protecting the quality of education of medical students.


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