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Doctors Prescribe More Generics When Drug Reps Are Kept At Bay

When teaching hospitals put pharmaceutical sales representatives on a shorter leash, their doctors tended to order fewer promoted brand-name drugs and used more generic versions instead, a study published Tuesday in JAMA, the journal of the American Medical Association, shows

Source: Bioethics Bulletin by the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

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