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Drug industry writers propose code of ethical conduct

BMJ 2002; 324 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7341.808/e (Published 06 April 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:808
  1. Gavin Yamey
  1. Oakland

    A group of pharmaceutical industry writers is urging all drug companies to adopt a new code of conduct that gives guidance on ethical publication practice.

    The code, called Good Publication Practice for Pharmaceutical Companies, includes a commitment to register and publish all trials and to avoid redundant or duplicate publication.

    The code was discussed at last week's …

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