TITLE

'Disclosure optional': Financial conflict rule not strong enough, many say

AUTHOR(S)
Robeznieks, Andis
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;8/29/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 35, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the reactions to the updated final rule issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that provides a framework for the identification, management and avoidance of financial conflicts of interest among scientists that conduct government-funded research. According to Senator Chuck Grassley (R.-Iowa), the provision that makes optional, the public internet posting of financial conflicts, will affect public access.
ACCESSION #
65301342

 

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