Influence of conflicts of interests on the guideline development process

C. Khan, D. Rütters, G. Ollenschläger, B. Babitsch & S. Weinbrenner
Background: A large number of studies demonstrate that results of drug trials are influenced by conflicts of interest (COI) in various ways. However, only few investigations on the impact of COI on the process of guideline development exist. Objectives: The research project described below was designed[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]