Moving towards a better path? A mixed-method examination of China's reforms to remedy medical corruption from pharmaceutical firms.

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Summary of "Moving towards a better path? A mixed-method examination of China's reforms to remedy medical corruption from pharmaceutical firms."

Few studies have systematically examined the effects of the existing regulations for alleviating corruption in China. This study assesses the effectiveness of China's reforms to curb medical corruption.


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Name: BMJ open
ISSN: 2044-6055
Pages: e018513


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