Mainstream Press


Reinberg, S.  Most drug samples go to wealthy and insured. U.S. News & World Report. January 2, 2008.

Park, A.  The problem with Jarvik's prescription. Time Magazine. February 26, 2008.

Lazarus, D.  Ads spur urge for drugs. Los Angeles Times. February 6, 2008.

Schmit, J.  Drug ads to get more FDA scrutinyUSA Today. February 25, 2008.

Baram, M.  Congress probes celebrity drug ad endorsements. ABCNews.com. January 10, 2008.

Researchers accuse pharmas of 'disease mongering'. ConsumerAffairs.com. January 18, 2008.

Mathews, A.W.  FDA unveils plan to boost oversight of drugs once they are on the market.  Wall Street Journal. February 26, 2008.

Weintraub, A.  Building up doc's marketing resistanceBusiness Week. January 18, 2008.

Kowalczyk, L.  UMass policy limits doctor, drug maker tiesBoston Globe. December 24, 2007.

Tice, L. Doughnuts and prozac. Sun Journal, January 20, 2008.

Harris, G. Minnesota limit on gifts to doctors may catch onNew York Times. November 12, 2007.

Karnowski, S.  Minn. Health System Purges Drug TrinketsWashington Post. January 19, 2008.

Carlat, D.  Diagnosis: conflict of interestNew York Times. June 13, 2007.

Big Pharma spends more on advertising than research and development, study findsScience Daily. January 7, 2008.

Weintraub, A.  More frequent dose of dollars for drug adsBusiness Week. August 15, 2007.

Krasner, J. Mass. Group links drug costs, marketingBoston Globe.  January 17, 2008.

Sinha, V. D.C. Council votes to regulate pharmaceutical repsWashington Business Journal. January 8, 2008.

Wilson, A. Lawmakers pushed to stop pharmaceuticals 'data-mining'. Olympian. January 22, 2008.

Fonda, D & Kiviat, B.  Curbing the drug marketers. Time Magazine. July 5, 2004.

Haig, S.  Attack of the Pharma Babes. Time Magazine. Jan 2, 2007.

Macdonald, J.  Fighting the Freebies. Time Magazine. Nov 6, 2005.

Guadagino, C.  Restricting drug company influence. Physician’s News Digest. Sept. 2006.

Sampson, Z.  Med schools curb drug-reps’ free lunches. AP article in The Washington Post. Jan 18, 2007.

Saul, S.  Gimme an Rx! Cheerleaders pep up drug sales. New York Times. Nov. 11, 2005.

Berenson, A.  Indictment of doctor tests drug marketing rules. New York Times. July 22, 2006.

Boddman, S.  Hold the Hors d’Oeuvres. Washington Post. January 23, 2007.

Berenson, A.  Drug files show maker promoted unapproved use. New York Times. December 18, 2006.

Rowland, C.  Medical group puts stop to talks on drug-firm ties. Boston Globe, December 27, 2006.

Gaudio, T.  New ethics for big pharma. New Jersey Business, January 15, 2007.

Morreim, EH.  Prescribing under the influence. Markkula Center for Applied Ethics.

Healy, M.  And now, a push for change.  Los Angeles Times, August 6, 2007.

Healy, M.  Under the influence.  Los Angeles Times, August 6, 2007.

Healy, M.  In short, marketing works.  Los Angeles Times, August 6, 2007.

Healy, M.  From funding to findings.  Los Angeles Times, August 6, 2007.

Healy, M.  Next step:  Create the demand.  Los Angeles Times, August 6, 2007.

Healy, M.  Doctor, just a little something for you.  Los Angeles Times.  August 6, 2007.
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