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Article Retraction & Authorship Guidance

Retracted works in scientific publication

International Committee of Medical Journals Editors (ICMJE)

The ICMJE recommends that authorship be based on the following 4 criteria:

  • Substantial contributions to the conception or design of the work; or the acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data for the work; AND
  • Drafting the work or revising it critically for important intellectual content; AND
  • Final approval of the version to be published; AND
  • Agreement to be accountable for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work are appropriately investigated and resolved.

KUMC Policy on Industry-Sponsored Speaking Engagements and Ghost Writing

Literature