A known research bias.

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Here’s an interesting finding on the influence of royalties, stocks or fundings for researchers with conflict of interests on their tendency to report more of their “positive findings“.

I think, that is why there is such a thing as conflict of interest.

Dr. Remo-tito Aguilar co-founded #HealthXPh. A board certified orthopedic surgeon, he is previously Chief of Clinics at St. Louis Hospital in Tacurong City and a consultant in Orthopedics at the Southern Philippines Medical Center in Davao City. Dr. Aguilar is a healthcare social media evangelist and writes his medical musings at The Cast & Curious (www.remomd.com).

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