TITLE

This Wolfe isn't in sheep's clothing

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/4/2009 Doctor's Health Matters, p584
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Dr. Sidney Wolfe of the consumer group United States Public Citizen is presented. When asked regarding any intellectual conflict of interest as safety committee member of the Food & Drug Administration (FDA), Wolfe states that he would not consider drug safety as a conflict. He challenged his critics to back their accusations that he is taking useful drugs off the market. He also states that the consortium who nominated him to the FDA appointment is a voluntary organization.
ACCESSION #
37278870

 

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