Podcast for 'Polio gamma globulin clinical trials in the 1950s: victims of marketing success'

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic talk, debate, discussion


In this interview, Dr. Stephen Mawdsley takes a look back at the early 1950s when gamma globulin was being tested for the prevention of polio. He explains how successful publicity ultimately compromised the integrity of the clinical trial.
Period24 Jul 2017
Held atCanadian Medical Association Journal, Canada
Degree of RecognitionInternational