Published Online: August 19, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.9989.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Doshi is a corecipient of a UK National Institute for Health Research grant to carry out a Cochrane review of neuraminidase inhibitors (http://www.hta.ac.uk/2352), which used as its basis more than 25,000 pages of clinical study reports for oseltamivir obtained from a 2011 request to the EMA. In addition, Dr Doshi received €1500 from the European Respiratory Society in support of his travel to the society’s September 2012 annual congress, where he gave an invited talk on oseltamivir.
Additional Contributions: David Mackay, BVetMed, MSc, PhD, MRCVS, of the European Medicines Agency, reviewed the manuscript for accuracy and clarified the EMA's policy. Dr Mackay received no compensation for his assistance.
Additional Information: Dr Doshi is personally acquainted with some European regulators who share an interest in this topic.