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Wall Street Journal Publishes New Exposé on PODs; Hospitals Continue to Adopt Anti-POD Policies

01 August 2013

Health Alert

The latest investigative piece by health-beat reporter John Carreyrou, “Surgeons Eyed over Deals with Medical-Device Makers” published July 25th in the Wall Street Journal, describes the potential patient harms that can result when surgeons have a financial interest in the implantable medical devices that they order for their own patients via ownership in a physician-owned distributor (POD).

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