TITLE

Legal remedies for medical ghostwriting: Imposing fraud liability on guest authors of ghostwritten articles

AUTHOR(S)
Stern, Simon; Lemmens, Trudo
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Medical Writing;Dec2013, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p264
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Legal remedies for medical ghostwriting: Imposing fraud liability on guest authors of ghostwritten articles" by Simon Stern and Trudo Lemmens, which appeared in the 2011 issue of "PLoS Med." It focuses on ghostwriting and guest authorship in industry-controlled research which appeared the use of inserting concealed marketing messages. It notes that the practice raises serious ethical and legal concerns bearing the integrity of medical research.
ACCESSION #
92554916

 

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