Resources

For further reading on interactions between medicine and industry:

Articles

"Drug Makers Pay for Lunch as They Pitch," Stephanie Saul, New York Times, July 26, 2006.

"Guidelines for Interactions between Clinical Faculty and the Pharmaceutical Industry: One Medical School's Approach," (PDF) Academic Medicine, February 15, 2006.

"Health Industry Practices That Create Conflicts of Interest," (PDF) The Journal of American Medical Association, January 25, 2006.

Web Sites

www.accme.org - Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education -- Standards for Commercial Support

www.nofreelunch.org

Books

"On the Take: How Medicine's Complicity with Big Business can Endanger Your Health" by Jerome Kassirer. Oxford University Press, 2004.

 

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