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Indian Medical Council regulations provide measures to ensure that a physician maintains their professional autonomy. It states that the physician or doctor shall not accept anything from any pharmaceutical or allied health sector industry. This includes: 1
- Travel Facilities
- Cash or monetary grants
Moreover, a medical practitioner shall not endorse any drug or product of the industry in public.
- Regulation 6.8, Indian Medical Council (Professional Conduct, Etiquette and Ethics) Regulations, 2002