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    Sunshine Comes to Clinical Trials: Sponsors, CROs, Physicians and Teaching Hospitals Need to Prepare for Federal Financial Disclosure

    A provision of the healthcare reform law has created a new need for clinical trial sponsors and other participants to be open about financial relationships. On 19 December 2011, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a proposed rule that would require applicable manufacturers, including many clinical trial sponsors, to disclose certain financial relationships with physicians and teaching hospitals. The concept is nothing new, as the rule implement...