Dances with the pharmaceutical industry

Gibson, Elaine; Baylis, Fran├žoise; Lewis, Steven
February 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/19/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 4, p448
Academic Journal
Discusses the case of Nancy Olivieri, a specialist in hereditary blood diseases at the Hospital for Sick Children (HSC) in Toronto, Ontario. Contracts of Olivieri with Apotex Inc. to test deferiprone on patients; Medical risks discovered by Olivieri; Studies of the legal and ethical aspects of Olivieri's relationships between Apotex and the HSC; Outlook for further studies.


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