TITLE

Academic medicine: the evidence base

AUTHOR(S)
Ioannidis, J. P. A.
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/2/2004, Vol. 329 Issue 7469, p789
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an article from the International Working Party to Promote and Revitalise Academic Medicine in which the group examines an evidence-based approach to the ongoing discussion on failures in the academic medicine field; Identification of the problems of academic medicine; Need for both qualitative and quantitative synthesis of information; Major issues which include capacity and factors that influence career choice in academics; Impact of pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology industries on academic medicine and its products; Question if academic medicine eventually benefits or harms patients.
ACCESSION #
14613962

 

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