Ethical Compliance Checklist

All authors should

  • obtain permission to use unpublished instruments, procedures, or data that other researchers might consider theirs (proprietary).
  • obtain permission for the use of any copyrighted material included in the submissions.
  • properly cite other published work presented in portions of the manuscripts.
  • review the manuscript and agree on responsibility for its content.
  •  adequately protect the confidentiality of research participants, organizations, third parties, or others who were the source of information presented in this manuscript.
  • agree to the order of authorship.