Falsifying Data in Anesthesiology

From the Research Ethics Blog: Falsifying Data: Anesthesiology Research May Have Found its Own Bernie Madoff

You all know who Bernie Madoff is. He’s the guy who pulled off the biggest financial scam in history. Madoff’s scam wasn’t just big. It was enormous. Mind-boggling. How, everyone asked, did he pull it off? And beyond that, what made him think he could get away with it?

Now, it looks like the field of Anesthesiology research may have its own Bernie Madoff, in the person of one Scott S Reuben, MD.

The story comes from Anesthesiology News, and reported repeated the Pharmola.com website: Fraud Case Rocks Anesthesiology Community

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About Chris MacDonald

I'm a philosopher who teaches at Ryerson University's Ted Rogers School of Management in Toronto, Canada. Most of my scholarly research is on business ethics and healthcare ethics.
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