I find it interesting that only the British journal groups responded, whereas the American did not...I guess the AMA, ACP, and Massachusetts Medical Society have nothing to say? Yes, potentially a conflict of interest/publication bias... The reprint costs for the Lancet are staggering (to me, at least). Mollie W. Titus, MLIS Librarian & Information Specialist Medical Library Self Regional Healthcare (SCUGRW) 1325 Spring Street Greenwood, SC 29646 Tel. 864-725-4851 or 4757; Fax 864-725-4838 [log in to unmask] We have the time. We are here to help. Thank you for allowing us to assist you. NOTICE: This material may be protected by Copyright Law (TITLE 17 U.S. Code) and is not to be used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research. Confidentiality Notice: This electronic message transmission, including any attachments, contains information from Self Regional Healthcare which may be confidential or privileged. The information is intended to be for the use of the individual or entity named above. If you are not the intended recipient, be aware that any disclosure, copying, distribution or use of the contents of this information is prohibited. If you have received this electronic transmission in error, please notify the sender immediately by a "reply to sender only" message and destroy all electronic and hard copies of the communication, including attachments. -----Original Message----- From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of JEANNA HOUGH Sent: Thursday, June 28, 2012 9:40 AM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Interesting article: (BMJ) High reprint orders in medical journals and pharmaceutical industry funding Apologies if this has been posted but I thought it was an interesting article to share in the BMJ today: High reprint orders in medical journals and pharmaceutical industry funding: case-control study http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e4212 Best [cid:[log in to unmask]] Jeanna Hough, MSc, MA Manager, Health Sciences Library Halton Healthcare Services [log in to unmask] 905-338-4690 ext 6746 Check out the Info Wading Room<http://jeannahough.blogspot.com/> Blog: Handy Tools and Tips for Healthcare workers! DISCLAIMER: This e-mail message, including any attachments, is for the sole use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential and privileged information. Any unauthorized review, use, disclosure or distribution is prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient, please contact the sender by reply e-mail and destroy all copies of the original message. This Message scanned by Barracuda Networks.