B – Editorial ethical aspects

Masic I. Ethical aspects and dilemmas of preparing, writing and publishing of the scientific papers in the biomedical journals. Acta Informatica Medica 2012;20(3):141-148
(doi: 10.5455/aim.2012.20.141.148)

In this paper the author discusses about preparing and submitting manuscripts – scientific, research, professional papers, reviews, and case reports. Issues are described from his perspective as an editor-in-chief of several bomedical journals, covering ethical aspects of authorship, conflict of interest, copyright, plagiarism, and duplicate publication. He also discusses about important ethical dilemmas.