The ethical conduct is the heart of research and publication process, which maintains the virtue and trustworthiness of scientific and medical scholarly output.
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Peer-reviewed science and medical journals are considered as trusted sources of scholarly content that fosters further innovation and advancements in science, technology and healthcare for public benefit. The soundness, reproducibility and usability of scholarly content directly depend on the integrity and ethics followed during research, manuscript preparation, peer review process, publication and post-publication monitoring of articles.
Qualiten Press has developed its ethics guidelines based on standards recommended by international bodies such as Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Medical Association (WMA), Office of Research Integrity – US Department of Health & Human Services (ORI – US DHHS), UK Research Integrity Office (UKRIO), Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS – UNESCO – WHO) and others.
Qualiten Press strictly adhere to its publishing and business ethics. Additionally, it provides ethics guidelines to help authors, editors, reviewers and readers, who are involved in creation, review and usage of scholarly content.