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