Letters Tackling conflicts of interests

American Family Physician has prohibited using editorialists with industry ties for over 20 years

BMJ 2011; 343 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d5651 (Published 06 September 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d5651
  1. Jay Siwek, professor and vice chair1
  1. 1Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Preclinical Science Building, Suite LM9E, 3900 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
  1. siwekj{at}georgetown.edu

For more than 20 years American Family Physician has prohibited editorials and clinical reviews (the bulk of what we publish) from authors with ties to industry.1 I think our conflict of interest form and …

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