Canada is long overdue for a national registry of drug company payments to doctors

November 15, 2017

Ontario Legislative Building at Queen's Park, Toronto, Canada

The province of Ontario recently took a historic step for Canada by introducing legislation that would shine a light on interactions between drug companies and prescribers. The use of the term “historic” here is not hyperbole, since the extent of payments towards physicians in Canada has never been known. Other countries, such as the United States…

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