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Doctors often fail to disclose company payments
USA Today

A study of orthopedic specialists earning $1 million or more from medical device companies found that doctors often fail to disclose lucrative company ties in medical journal articles, researchers reported Monday. Forty-one doctors accepted a total of $114 million in 2007, in amounts of $1 million to $8 million, David Rothman and his team report in the Archives of Internal Medicine. Yet half of the articles published by the doctors in the following year made no mention of corporate payments.

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