Publication Ethics and Malpractice Prevention

The publication of a manuscript in a peer-reviewed work is expected to follow the standards of ethical behaviour for all parties involved in the act of publishing: authors, editors, and reviewers. Concerning the highest quality standards, the Editorial Board follows these publication ethics and malpractice prevention principles while upholding the standards of ethical behaviour and best practices that reflect core practices of the COPE (Committee on Publication Ethics).


Duties of Authors


Duties of the Editor-in-Chief and the Managing Editor


Duties of the Reviewers


Identification, investigation and outcomes of unethical behaviour