Farname Inc.

Ethics in Publishing

Policy of screening for plagiarism

Plagiarism
Plagiarism is defined as submitting as one's own work, irrespective of intent to deceive, that which derives in part or in its entiret...
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What to do if you suspect plagiarism?

What to do if you suspect plagiarism?
Case number: 06-32
Case text (Anonymised)
This is regarding a case of suspected plagiarism in our ...
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Publication Ethics - University of Tehran


Publication Ethics
The aim is to support those who act honestly and by honor in scholarly publishing era. The policy of this university is bro...
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What to do if you suspect redundant (duplicate) publication


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Committee on Publication Ethics


COPE is committed to educate and support editors, publishers and those involved in publication ethics with the aim of moving the culture of ...
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Double-blind peer review guidelines


For journals that use double-blind peer review, the identities of both reviewers and authors are concealed from each other throughout the review. ...
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Article retraction

Farname recognizes the importance of the integrity and completeness of the scholarly record to researchers and librarians and attaches the highest imp...
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Duties of Reviewers - Ethics


Contribution to Editorial Decisions
Peer review assists the editor in making editorial decisions and through the editorial communications with ...
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Article withdrawal

Farname recognizes the importance of the integrity and completeness of the scholarly record to researchers and librarians and attaches the highest imp...
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Authorship

Authorship of the Paper.
Authorship should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, execution,...
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Principle of Editorial Independence


We believe strongly in ensuring that we keep the editorial decision making processes of our publication completely separate from our commercial in...
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Requirement for consent


Appropriate consents, permissions and releases must be obtained where authors wish to include case details or other personal information or images ...
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A Proposal for a Clinical Trial

Writing a proposal for a clinical trial is one of the most challenging tasks for all researchers. As this is a new area to work on, the researcher mus...
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Conflict of Interest Policy

Journal submissions are assigned to editors in an effort to minimize potential conflicts of interest. The following relationships between editors and ...
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Duplicate and redundant publication

Duplicate submission / publication: This refers to the practice of submitting the same study to two journals or publishing more or less the same study...
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Misconduct | Data fabrication / data falsification


What to do when misconduct is beyond the means of Journal Editors to investigate?
If allegations of scientific misconduct cannot be resolved o...
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Publication Ethics (Authorship)


Publication Ethics
Authorship & contributorship
Authorship
The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors Recommen...
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