Paid opinion leaders and GSK

The quote above is from Corridors of power, Chapter 5, by C P. Snow:

The following U-turn by GSK was reported in the BMJ:

This led the BMJ Editor in Chief to state:

I recently wrote this perspective in relation to paid opinion leaders in psychiatry:

Meantime, a small group of online psychiatrists, including Dr Samei Huda and Dr George Dawson have continued, with what seems like military zeal, to downplay the reality of paid opinion leaders and the potential consequences for good medical care.

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