Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Pharmalot Has a Great Vioxx®/Zetia® Perspective Piece Up

Ed Silverman has it all, on his shiny new Pharmalot site -- do go read it there, but here is a small taste (it covers both Vioxx®, and Zetia®):

. . . .The controversy over conflicts of interest is taking a twist as a former Merck executive and a medical journal are teaming up to lash out at doctors who have criticized drugmaker behavior in published studies, and have also served as expert witnesses in product-liability litigation. . . .

Do go read it all, including comments -- such as this one:
By: Casper the Friendly Ghost
December 15th, 2009 @ 11:11 am

I support anything written (or not) by Laurence Hirsch. . . .



Anonymous said...

But, at least they may have a new award:


The Big Pharma Roger that is....

condor said...

Thanks for the tip!

Yep -- its a new post of its own, above.

Ironic -- and/or hilarious!