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Strong Medicine for Doctors

'Just say no' to gifts from drug reps, a Columbia U. physician urges his colleagues

By KATHERINE S. MANGAN

New York

Woe to the pharmaceutical sales rep who comes knocking at Robert L. Goodman's door.

After visiting the office of Dr. Goodman, a Columbia University physician, the chastened salesman might reach for some headache medicine himself.

Dr. Goodman,...

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