Extensive financial links between the leaders of US cardiology professional associations and the pharmaceutical and medical device industries have raised concerns over independence and integrity. Almost $35 million (US$23m) in industry payments flowed to leaders of the American College of Cardiology over a five year period according to figures published in BMJ. Cardiologists were second ...
Professional societies slammed for financial entanglements with industry
By Michael Woodhead
28 May 2020