Professional Ad Reports

Professional Ad Report: Spinal Trap

Professional Ad Report: Spinal Trap

No one expected the numbers to be pretty. And medical/surgical journals' latest losses weren't. Larry Dobrow analyzes the numbers for the first half of 2013 by advertisers and brands

Journal Ad Report 2012: In a Bind

Journal Ad Report 2012: In a Bind

Pharma's turn to specialty drugs hasn't been good for print. Ad pages in medical/surgical journals fell steeply in 2012, despite the pickup in FDA approvals. Larry Dobrow reports the full-year numbers

Journal Ad Review: Pulp Friction

Journal Ad Review: Pulp Friction

Ad spend for medical/surgical journals declined by 16.5%, as patent expiries and regulatory delays stifled 2011's comeback bid. Marc Iskowitz reports on the numbers for the first half of 2012

Journal Ad Review 2011: On a Tear

Journal Ad Review 2011: On a Tear

Medical/surgical journal advertising grew in 2011, the second consecutive year it's been in the black. Marc Iskowitz on which categories and brands attracted the most advertising dollars


A wave of more effective anti-cancer drugs has set the oncology world on fire with enthusiasm. While many hail this as a new era, an equally vocal faction questions the money spent for the value gained. This medical and commercial trend report for marketers of anti-cancer modalities touches on many of the latest shifts that have expedited product launches and otherwise impacted promotion and reimbursement of these drugs. Click here.

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Pharma continues to struggle with its image. Exhibit A is the public debate around the price of, and access to, new and innovative meds. As countless transformative technologies hit market, has industry done enough to anchor its permission to innovate? To provide a closer look at trends affecting trust over the past year, MM&M presents this e-book, "The 2015 Edelman Trust Barometer." Click here.