Revista chilena de radiología
versión On-line ISSN 0717-9308
GARCIA M, César; ORTEGA T, Dulia y BIAGINI A, Leandro. INTERACCIONES INDUSTRIA & RADIOLOGIA: LOGROS INNEGABLES, CONFLICTOS DE INTERESES POSIBLES. LOS OBSEQUIOS DE LA INDUSTRIA. Rev. chil. radiol. [online]. 2006, vol.12, n.4, pp. 179-185. ISSN 0717-9308. doi: 10.4067/S0717-93082006000400008.
Conflicts of interest are very common in medicine, they include a wide spectrum. They have an important impact on the information reaching health professionals and on patient care; most conflicts of interest in medicine are not disclosed. In health care, we need to do a better job to manage conflict of interest developing ethical recommendations to cope with them, and creating educational initiatives directed to training period and to practitioners as well. Radiologists are included in these topics and their regulations
Palabras clave : conflict of interest; medical ethics; professional practice; ethical codes.