Conflict of interest declaration: David W Johnson

Roles in: Kidney and Transplant Group

1. In the past three years have you accepted the following from an organisation that may gain or lose financially from the publication of reviews by your review group in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR)?

a) Reimbursement for attending a conference or symposium (including travel, accommodation and/or hospitality)?
Yes - Baxter Healthcare Fresenius Medical Care Amgen Astra-Zeneca

b) Fees for speaking?
Yes - Baxter Healthcare Fresenius Medical Care

c) Fees for organising education?
Yes - Baxter Healthcare

d) Funds for research?
Yes - Baxter Healthcare Fresenius Medical Care

e) Funds for a member of staff?
No

f) Fees for consulting?
Yes - Astra-Zeneca

g) Royalty payments?
No

2. In the past three years have you or your spouse/partner been employed by an organization that may in any way gain or lose financially from the publication of reviews by your review group in the CDSR?
No

3. Do you own stocks or shares in companies that may gain or lose financially from the publication of reviews by your review group in the CDSR?
No

4. Do you hold any patents for products that that may lead you to gain or lose financially from the publication of reviews by your review group in the CDSR?
No

5. Do you have any other competing interests (financial or non-financial)?
Yes - Conference sponsorship from Amgen