Dialogue and exchange between researchers and policy personnel may increase the use of research evidence in policy
The objective of this article is to examine whether regional biomedicaljournals in Africa had policies on plagiarism and procedures to detect it; and to measure the extent ofplagiarism in their original research articles and reviews.
In 2010, the NC3Rs published the Animal Research: Reporting of In Vivo Experiments (ARRIVE) guidelines to improve the reporting of animal research. Despite considerable levels of support from the scientific community, the impact on the quality of reporting in animal research publications has been limited. This position paper highlights the strategy of an expert working group established to revise the guidelines and facilitate their uptake.
The circumstances of people living in refugee camps means that they have distinct medical care requirements. Our objective is to describe clinical guidance in published WHO guidelines that refer to people living in refugee camps; and how evidence and context are used and reported in making recommendations.