Reply to Letter to the Editor "Continuing Dialogue on Incentive Bias"
J Clin Psychiatry 1997;58(10):452 [letter]
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Letter to the Editor
Sir: There is little doubt that it makes sense and is right for readers of The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry (JCP) or for that matter, any journal, to be aware that a journal supplement is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from the pharmaceutical industry. I take no issue with this recommendation and heartily endorse it.
However, I do take issue with several of the other comments made by Jefferson, Greist, and Katzelnick in the space above. In particular, I take strong exception to the implication that my article published in JCP was influenced by a pharmaceutical sponsor. This is simply not the case, and frankly I am surprised that such experienced psychopharmacologists as Jefferson and Greist would take such a position.