Jerome Kassirer

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Name: Jerome P. Kassirer, MD

Elected ACMI Fellow: 1985

Birthdate: 1932


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assirer JP. Tackling conflicts of interest. What the New England Journal of
Medicine did. BMJ. 2011 Sep 6;343:d5665. doi: 10.1136/bmj.d5665.                                                

Horwitz RI, Kassirer JP, Holmboe ES, Humphrey HJ, Verghese A, Croft C, Kwok M,
Loscalzo J. Internal medicine residency redesign: proposal of the Internal
Medicine Working Group. Am J Med. 2011 Sep;124(9):806-12. Review.                                               

Kassirer JP. Does instant access to compiled information undermine clinical
cognition? Lancet. 2010 Oct 30;376(9751):1510-1.                                                                

Steinbrook R, Kassirer JP. Data availability for industry sponsored trials:
what should medical journals require? BMJ. 2010 Oct 12;341:c5391. doi:                                          

Kassirer JP. Flaws in the medical literature: who's to blame? Arch Immunol
Ther Exp (Warsz). 2010 Dec;58(6):395-7. Epub 2010 Sep 26.                                                       

Kassirer JP, Wong JB. Comparative effectiveness research and the psychology of
medical practice: the vicissitudes of knowledge implementation.
Pharmacoeconomics. 2010;28(10):899-903. doi: 10.2165/11535620-000000000-00000.                                  

Kassirer JP. Teaching clinical reasoning: case-based and coached. Acad Med.
2010 Jul;85(7):1118-24.

Kassirer JP. Commentary: Disclosure's failings: what is the alternative? Acad
Med. 2009 Sep;84(9):1180-1.                                                                                     

Chimonas S, Kassirer JP. No more free drug samples? PLoS Med. 2009 May
5;6(5):e1000074. Epub 2009 May 12.                                                                              

Kassirer JP. William B. Schwartz, MD, 1923-2009. Am J Kidney Dis. 2009
Jun;53(6):A27-9. Epub 2009 Apr 25.                                                                              

Gøtzsche PC, Kassirer JP, Woolley KL, Wager E, Jacobs A, Gertel A, Hamilton
C. What should be done to tackle ghostwriting in the medical literature? PLoS
Med. 2009 Feb 3;6(2):e23.                                                                                       

Kassirer JP. Protecting the veracity of practice guidelines. Health Aff
(Millwood). 2008 Mar-Apr;27(2):588-9; author reply 589.                                                         

Kassirer JP. Commercialism and medicine: an overview. Camb Q Healthc Ethics.
2007 Fall;16(4):377-86; discussion 439-42. Review.                                                              

Kassirer JP. Stacking the deck. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007 Mar;2(2):212.    

Kassirer JP. Joint ownership: the shared responsibilities of journal editors
and publishers. Md Med. 2007 Winter;8(1):10-2.                                                                  

Kassirer JP. Assault on editorial independence: improprieties of the Canadian
Medical Association. J Med Ethics. 2007 Feb;33(2):63-6.                                                         

Kassirer JP. Professional societies and industry support: what is the quid
pro quo? Perspect Biol Med. 2007 Winter;50(1):7-17.                                                             

Kassirer JP. Extent and implications of the academia-industry connection.
Mens Sana Monogr. 2007 Jan;5(1):1-6.                                                                            

Kassirer JP. Physicians on the take. MedGenMed. 2006 Mar 20;8(1):74.                                            

Kassirer JP. When physician-industry interactions go awry. J Pediatr. 2006
Jul;149(1 Suppl):S43-6.                                                                                         

Kassirer JP, Davidoff F, O'Hara K, Redelmeier DA. Editorial autonomy of CMAJ.
CMAJ. 2006 Mar 28;174(7):945-50. Epub 2006 Feb 28.           

Brennan TA, Rothman DJ, Blank L, Blumenthal D, Chimonas SC, Cohen JJ, Goldman
J, Kassirer JP, Kimball H, Naughton J, Smelser N. Health industry practices that
create conflicts of interest: a policy proposal for academic medical centers.
JAMA. 2006 Jan 25;295(4):429-33.                                                                                

Kassirer JP. The professional society circus. J Public Health Policy. 2005

Kassirer JP. Excerpts from: On the take. Physician Exec. 2005

Kassirer JP. These two make quite a team. Washington Post. 2004 Oct 10:B1,

Kassirer JP. Comparison of B readers' interpretations of chest radiographs
for asbestos related changes. Acad Radiol. 2004 Dec;11(12):1396; author reply                                   

Armstrong P, Cashman NR, Cook DJ, Feeny DH, Ghali WA, de Gruijl FR, Hall JG,
Herbert CP, Iscoe N, Jadad AR, Kassirer JP, McAlister FA, McGeer AJ, MacMillan
HL, Moher D, Phillips S, Redelmeier DA, Schechter MT, Veldhuyzen van Zanten SJ,
Yusuf S. A letter from CMAJ's editorial board to the CMA. CMAJ. 2002 Nov
26;167(11):1230; author reply 1230-1. English, French.                                                          

Kassirer JP, Cecil JS. Inconsistency in evidentiary standards for medical
testimony: disorder in the courts. JAMA. 2002 Sep 18;288(11):1382-7.                                            

Kassirer JP. Reflections on medical journals: has progress made them better?
Ann Intern Med. 2002 Jul 2;137(1):46-8.                                                                         

Kassirer JP. A medical early warning system. CMAJ. 2002 Apr 30;166(9):1151-2.                                   

Kassirer JP. Care for the chronically ill requires bold changes. Health Aff
(Millwood). 2002 Jan-Feb;21(1):272.                                                                             

Meyer KB, Kassirer JP. Squeezing more cost and care out of dialysis: our
patients would pay the price. Am J Med. 2002 Feb 15;112(3):232-4.


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on the Take: How America's Complicity with Big Business Can Endanger your Health 
Jerome P. Kassirer
Publisher: oxford Univ. (2005) 

Repairing Body Fluids: Principles and Practice, 1e 
Jerome P. Kassirer MD, Donald Hricik MD, Jordan J. Cohen 
Publisher: Saunders (January 1, 1989) 
ISBN-10: 0721611494 

Learning Clinical Reasoning
Jerome P. Kassirer, John B. Wong, Richard I. Kopelman
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; Second edition (September 11, 2009) 
ISBN-10: 078179515X 
Ghostwriters and ghostbusters: drugmakers routinely hire writers to prepare 'research 
papers' touting their products for publication in  prestigious ... medical literature.: An article 
from: Trial 
Jerome P. Kassirer
Publisher: Thomson Gale (September 18, 2007) 

Current Therapy in Internal Medicine (Current Therapy Series)
Jerome P. Kassirer
Publisher: B C Decker Inc; 3rd edition (February 1991) 
ISBN-10: 1556642474

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