Conflicts of interest affect recommendations in clinical guidelines and disclosure of such conflicts is important. However, not all conflicts of interest are disclosed. Using a public available disclosure list we determined the prevalence and underreporting of conflicts of interest among authors of clinical guidelines on drug treatments.
B M C Medical Ethics, 2013, Vol 14, p. 1-7
Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Conflict of Interest; Cross-Sectional Studies; Denmark; Disclosure; Financial Support; Humans; Income; Medicine; Practice Guidelines as Topic; Prevalence; Referral and Consultation; Research Personnel; Self Report; Societies, Medical; Teaching