Policies on Conflict of Interest, Human and Animal rights, and Informed Consent
Conflict of Interest
- It is necessary that authors should disclose any conflict related to the manuscript while submitting the manuscript for consideration in JoTT. The conflict of interest will be published along with the article. If the study was funded and there was no conflict of interest the authors must mention “Funding source had no role in study design, data collection, interpretation of results and manuscript writing”. If there is no conflict of interest, authors should mention “Declare none”.
- Reviewers and subject editors are required to disclose any conflict of interest in connection with the manuscript, authors, biases or competing interests.
Reproducing Copyrighted Material
- If authors wish to use materials from any source published, online or otherwise, necessary permissions must be sought in writing from the authors or publishers who are the copyright holders.
- In case of the original material registered under Creative Commons license authors should refer to the appropriate attribution and notify JoTTregarding the same.