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Legal Remedies for Medical Ghostwriting: Imposing Fraud Liability on Guest Authors of Ghostwritten Articles

  • Simon Stern mail,

    Affiliation: Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • Trudo Lemmens

    Affiliation: Faculties of Law and Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • Published: August 02, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001070
  • Published in PLOS Medicine

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"other" common publication practices?

Posted by AdamJacobs on 03 Aug 2011 at 08:33 GMT

may not be far removed from other common publication practices

I'm not sure why these are described as "other" practices. Surely what is being described here is guest authorship, in other words precisely the same practice.

Competing interests declared: As declared in my main comment on the article