Ethics Perspectives

  • Will Pig Organs Be Used for Transplants?   Immunosuppression and the fear of transmitting diseases that animals have to people have impeded pig organ transplants in humans. Will new scientific advances enable pig organ transplants?
  • Sunshine Act: Are Docs Still Getting Free Lunches From Reps? Pharmaceutical and medical device companies are tracking their interactions with physicians; CMS is reporting that information on its website. Has the Sunshine Act achieved its desired impact?

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