An Objection to a Classified Advertisement

Keith Henry, Kent Crossley

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To the Editor: We are writing to inquire why an advertisement soliciting physicians to testify in a malpractice case was allowed to run in the Journal. The medical-legal milieu in which medicine is practiced now is already very disquieting to many physicians. The position the Journal has taken on the subject of conflicts of interest for physicians has always been a model of responsible behavior for physicians interested in maintaining the professionalism associated with medical practice. The classified advertisement on page xcvii of the February 13th issue of the Journal does little to reassure the medical community about what….

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)326
Number of pages1
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Issue number5
StatePublished - Jul 31 1986
Externally publishedYes


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