CBS, BusinessWeek collaborate on 'Doctors under the influence?'

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CBS Evening News and BusinessWeek collaborated on a series titled Doctors under the influence?, looking at whether speaking and consulting fees paid by pharmas to docs bias their decision-making. The June 26 CBS piece cited a University of Quebec study that calculated pharma payments to doctors are at $57 billion a year. 
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