ERIC Number: EJ606109
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Commercial Support and the Quandary of Continuing Medical Education.
Schaffer, Mark H.
Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions, v20 n2 p120-26 Spr 2000
Although commercial funding supports much continuing medical education, there is a public perception that funders may influence physician behavior. Solutions include having multiple grantors for continuing education activities, establishing clear standards for grantor behavior, and prohibiting commercial support for related social activities. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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