Payments to Doctors by Pharmaceutical Companies Raise Issues of Conflicts

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Thousands of Texas doctors, researchers and medical experts — including more than 100 who are employed by the state and are paid with taxpayer dollars — routinely supplement their salaries with income from pharmaceutical companies. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/25/us/payments-to-doctors-by-pharmaceutical-
companies-raise-issues-of-conflicts.html?src=tp

And that’s just Texas. Who is your doctor really working for? If they’re on the take, and apparently most of them are, the answer is, “Not for you, that’s for sure”.




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