Editors' declaration of their own conflicts of interest

Haivas, Irina; Schroter, Sara; Waechter, Fabian; Smith, Richard
August 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/31/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 5, p475
Academic Journal
Focuses on a survey of biomedical journal editors to explore editorial policies toward conflicts of interest of editors and other staff involved in manuscript decisions. Percentage of respondents who felt that it is very important to declare the financial conflicts of interest of their editors; Reasons for not declaring conflicts of interest; Rate of journals with explicit policy to deal with conflicts of interest among editors.


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