Adriane Fugh-Berman, M.D.

The Overpromotion of Drugs in Preventive Medicine

Adriane Fugh-Berman, M.D.

Physicians are more aware of benefits than risks of statins and other drugs. How does the pharmaceutical industry affect perceptions of drugs and diseases, and how does this influence affect patient care? Dr. Fugh-Berman will discuss various tactics used by industry to manage medical knowledge.

The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study is 30 minutes.

This course earns 0.50 credits.
This course was released on 10/15/2018 and expires 08/09/2020.

Undercutting Diet and Exercise: The Overpromotion of Drugs in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Treatment

Adriane Fugh-Berman, M.D.

Physicians are more aware of benefits than risks of statins and other drugs. How does the pharmaceutical industry affect perceptions of drugs and diseases, and how does this influence affect patient care? Dr. Fugh-Berman will discuss various tactics used by industry to manage medical knowledge.

The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study is 60 minutes.

This course earns 1.00 credits.
This course was released on 03/22/2016 and expires 03/22/2018.