Drug reps and doctors: Oregon clinic ousts salesmen and their samples

Filed Under: Costs, Patients, Providers

Great piece from The Bulletin in Bend, Ore., about how a small clinic analyzed the effects of drug company representatives’ visits to the  clinic bearing lunches and samples, and how the clinic decided to throw the reps out: “An analysis of the sample closet revealed very few first-line drugs, the type of medications that doctors […]