Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: protecting the private good?

@article{Lenzer2015CentersFD,
  title={Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: protecting the private good?},
  author={Jeanne Lenzer},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2015},
  volume={350},
  pages={h2362}
}
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) includes the following disclaimer with its recommendations: “CDC, our planners, and our content experts wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products . . . CDC does not accept commercial support.” The CDC’s image as an independent watchdog over the public health has given it enormous prestige, and its recommendations are occasionally enforced by law. Despite the agency’s… CONTINUE READING
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