Challenges Ahead


The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America issued its ethical code, the Office of the Inspector General released its draft guidance for pharmaceutical manufacturers, and numerous states have proposed legislation to rein in pharma influence on doctors. The American Medical Students Association, taking the most uncompromising stance of all, passed a policy prohibiting students from accepting any gifts from drug firms, saying that “the doctor-patient relat

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