Financial Ties between DSM-IV Panel Members and the Pharmaceutical Industry

  title={Financial Ties between DSM-IV Panel Members and the Pharmaceutical Industry},
  author={Lisa Cosgrove and Sheldon Krimsky and Manisha Vijayaraghavan and Lisa Schneider},
  journal={Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics},
  pages={154 - 160}
Background: Increasing attention has been given to the transparency of potential conflicts of interest in clinical medicine and biomedical sciences, particularly in journal publishing and science advisory panels. The authors examined the degree and type of financial ties to the pharmaceutical industry of panel members responsible for revisions of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders(DSM). Methods: By using multimodal screening techniques the authors investigated the… 

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