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Are Doctors' Loyalties Divided? Company-Funded UW Courses Often Favor Medicine, Leave Out Side Effects


3/31/2009 6:49:14 AM

BNET -- Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim, GlaxoSmithKline and Bayer have funded an online CME course at the University of Wisconsin that favors the prescription of their drugs and either plays down their efficacy or their side effects, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

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