Document Type: Letter to Editor


1 Cardiovascular Research Centre, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran

2 Research Centre for Health Services Management, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences,kerman,Iran

3 Department of English Language, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Kerman Institute of Higher Education, Kerman, Iran


Every journal finds its fundamentals in the course of time by the validity and originality of its published literature. This is validated if authors keep diligence and honesty when they conduct their research and submit their work in a journal. But at times what comes out of a scientific research is not always valid and reliable because there has not been an appropriate control on the work or researchers did not thoroughly conduct and report the results. Thus, it is very important that journals keep an increasingly close eye for the detection of scientific misconduct.


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