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CME/Industry Relations

I read with interest the article “ACCME Draws the Line” (September/October 2007, page 9). You did a nice job bringing to light some issues that need to be addressed.

I have worked in the pharmaceutical industry for 30-plus years and one thing that to this day still amazes me is this term “firewall.” Within the CME arena the word firewall is a term that should mean there is complete separation between the promotional side of medical education and the

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