Please click here to view a report on the previous publication ethics congress held in Shiraz, published in the winter issue of the Committee on Publication Ethics' (COPE) newsletter. The report and pictures are on page 7-9 of the newsletter.
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Ethics has always been a key issue in scientific research in developed and developing countries. With the increasing demand for scientific production, especially in countries in which a researcher’s number of publications is an essential element for his/her academic promotion, falling into the trap of ethical misconduct is quite inevitable for some researchers. Therefore, we see more plagiarized, falsified, and fabricated articles than ever before. More
This article provides useful suggestions on how regional journals can move towards professionalism and have more efficient editorial systems.
The permission for the public demonstration of this article has been previously obtained from the editor of the European Science Editing Journal.