Unexpected feedbackBMJ 2005; 331 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.331.7518.664 (Published 22 September 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:664
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- MedicoLegal Investigations, www.medicolegal-investigations.com
As the only independent body in Europe investigating clinical research fraud and training researchers in its detection, we talk to various groups. One example I describe of publication fraud is the case of William McBride, the Australian physician who was one of the first to raise concerns about the teratogenicity of thalidomide. In the early 1980s he published a paper reporting work with the active substance of …
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