To determine the extent and diversity of involvement of pharmaceutical representatives in emergency medicine residency programs and to assess chief residents' beliefs and attitudes concerning this activity.
A multi-item survey with cover letter was mailed to the chief resident at each of the 87 Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education-approved emergency medicine residency programs in the United States at the time of study conception.
Eighty-three percent (72 of 87) of the questionnaires were returned.
Ninety-three percent (66 of 71) of responders reported the involvement of pharmaceutical representatives in their emergency medicine residency.
Mots-clés Pascal : Médecin, Industrie pharmaceutique, Urgence, Attitude, Relation, Personnel sanitaire, Etats Unis, Visiteur médical, Réanimation, Ethique, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Physician, Pharmaceutical industry, Emergency, Attitude, Relation, Health staff, United States, Resuscitation, Ethics, North America, America
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Cote : 93-0657845
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 199406.