Tag: financial conflict of interest
“Beware, Scientology Related”: How ADHD Experts Silence Criticism
We do not belong to the scientology movement, but this false accusation triggered an email correspondence that exposed the problematic happenings usually behind closed academic curtains.
Malcharist: Fact or Fiction? Big Pharma, Psychiatry’s Key Opinion Leaders and...
Malcharist, by Paul John Scott, is a fictional account of one of psychiatry’s most influential key opinion leaders (KOLs), his ghostwriter, and a journalist on the trail of a big scandal in the world of Big Pharma.
Studies Often Fall Short on Conflict-of-Interest Disclosures
From Kaiser Health News: "Papers in medical journals go through rigorous peer review and meticulous data analysis. Yet many of these articles are missing a...
After-the-fact Pharma Payments to FDA Advisers Spark Ethical Concerns
From Science: "Brilinta fits a pattern of what might be called pay-later conflicts of interest, which have gone largely unnoticed—and entirely unpoliced. In examining...
‘Salami Slicing’ Found in Analyses of Antipsychotic Trials
Evidence of duplicate publishing in articles analyzing data from clinical trials testing second-generation antipsychotics for depression