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Reuters banned from cardiology meeting after embargo break

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accThe American College of Cardiology (ACC) has revoked press access for Reuters reporters to its next annual meeting, following an embargo break that the wire service said was inadvertent.

Last week, Embargo Watch reported that Reuters broke the embargo on two studies being presented at the ACC meeting last month in New Orleans but would not face sanctions from the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), which had published the papers. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Ivan Oransky

April 1, 2019 at 9:46 am

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