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Rapid response to:

News

PubMed is urged to include competing interest information in abstracts

BMJ 2016; 353 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i2018 (Published 07 April 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;353:i2018

Rapid Response:

competing interest information in abstracts: it's the pot calling the kettle black

Journals, begining with the BMJ, must provide competing interest informations at the end of the abstract, not at the end of the article.

Competing interests: No competing interests

12 April 2016
alain Braillon
senior consultant
University Hospital. 80000 Amiens. France