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 Chief of Clinics at General Santos Medical Center and Medical Specialist II 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).