TABLE 3-1Percentage of Medical Schools Requiring Further Disclosures for Researchers with a Significant Financial Interest in Their Research

Further Disclosure RequiredPercentage of Medical Schools
To research participant in informed consent forms74
To sponsors or funders of the research65
To editors of journals to which papers or reports of research are submitted64
In oral presentations of research results60
In multicenter trials, to investigators, sponsors, and other institutional review boards participating in the trial42
Other23

SOURCE: Adapted from Ehringhaus and Korn, 2004.

From: 3, Policies on Conflict of Interest: Overview and Evidence

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Conflict of Interest in Medical Research, Education, and Practice.
Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Conflict of Interest in Medical Research, Education, and Practice; Lo B, Field MJ, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2009.
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