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Pharma Money Reaches Guidelines Writers, Patient Groups, Even Doctors on Twitter

January 17, 2017

(Pro Publica) – The long arm of the pharmaceutical industry continues to pervade practically every area of medicine, reaching those who write guidelines that shape doctors’ practices, patient advocacy organizations, letter writers to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and even oncologists on Twitter, according to a series of papers on money and influence published today in JAMA Internal Medicine.

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