An item in the Oct. 31 In Other News, picked up from the Boston Globe, misstated the estimated profit gain for the drug industry as a result of the federal Medicare drug benefit now being negotiated. Boston University researchers estimated the drug industry's added profits at $139 billion over eight years, not $139 million as was reported. Read the researchers report.
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