A nice use of graphics, colour and fonts make this an appealing infographic from the Medical Billing and Coding Organisation. The infographic makes us aware of what big pharmaceutical organisations are doing to ensure that doctors are prescribing their drugs. The facts make uneasy reading, making you question the integrity of doctors when you see the amount that is contributed by pharma businesses through payments for speaking engagements and consultations.

In 2009, 8 out of 10 doctors admitted to accepting free samples, gifts or payments from drug companies.

Infographic source: http://www.medicalbillingandcoding.org

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