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Links to tobacco industry influences review conclusions

BMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7144.1553b (Published 23 May 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1553
  1. Jacqui Wise
  1. BMJ

    A review article written by authors with affiliations to the tobacco industry is 88 times more likely to conclude that passive smoking is not harmful than if the review article was written by authors with no connection to the tobacco industry.

    Deborah Barnes and Lisa Bero from the University of California searched …

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