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Table 2 Extent of disclosures in editorials, comments, letters, and perspectives compared to other article types

From: Conflicts of interest and critiques of the use of systematic reviews in policymaking: an analysis of opinion articles

  Supportive Critical Total
Extent of disclosure in editorials, comments, letters, and perspectives (n = 8) (n = 12) (n = 20)
  No disclosure of either conflicts of interest or funding source (%, n) 50 (4) 67 (8) 60 (12)
  Disclosure of conflicts of interest or funding source (%, n) 37 (3) 17 (2) 25 (5)
  Disclosure of conflicts of interest and funding source (%, n) 13 (1) 17 (2) 15 (3)
Extent of disclosures in other article types (n =26) (n =13) (n =39)
  No disclosure of either conflicts of interest or funding source (%, n) 38 (10) 23 (3) 33 (13)
  Disclosure of conflicts of interest or funding source (%, n) 38 (10) 46 (6) 41 (16)
  Disclosure of conflicts of interest and funding source (%, n) 23 (6) 31 (4) 26 (10)