Academics are questioning whether Australian cardiology guidelines can be trusted after finding that up to 60% of the authors have undisclosed links with industry. A review of 33 NHMRC-endorsed clinical guidelines – including four covering cardiovascular conditions – found that only 14% of guideline authors disclosed any financial conflicts of interest. But one in four ...
Can cardiology guidelines be trusted to be unbiased?
By Michael Woodhead
5 Feb 2019