Publication Ethics

Literasi Kesehatan Husada: Jurnal Informasi Ilmu Kesehatan follows the guidelines of the committee for publication ethics (COPE) and the international committee for Medical Journal editors (ICMJE) on Literasi Kesehatan Husada: Jurnal Informasi Ilmu Kesehatan in dealing with all aspects of publication ethics and in particular, how to handle cases of research misconduct and publications.

All studies must be conducted to high ethical standards and must comply with local regulations and standards for safety and approval. The work described in your article must be carried out in accordance with the world medical association code (Helsinki declaration) for experiments involving humans, the EC Directive for animal experiments.

Literasi Kesehatan Husada: Jurnal Informasi Ilmu Kesehatan to meet high ethical quality standards for publishers, editors. Writer and reviewer. As an essential issue, publication ethics needs to be clearly explained to improve the quality of research worldwide. In this section, we describe standards for editors, authors, and reviewers. In addition, the publisher has no right to interfere with the integrity of the content and only supports timely publication.

For Editorial Team

  1. Editors must be responsible for every article published in health and science journals.
  2. Editors should help authors to follow the instructions for authors that we adopted from ICMJE.
  3. Editors can communicate with other editors or reviewers in making final decisions.
  4. An editorial person must evaluate manuscripts objectively for publication, judging each on these qualities without regard to the author's nationality, ethnicity, political beliefs, race, religion, gender, seniority, or institutional affiliation. He or she must decline assignments if there is a potential conflict of interest.
  5. Editors need to ensure that documents sent to reviewers do not contain information from the author, and vice versa.
  6. The editor's decision must be informed to the author accompanied by the reviewer's comments unless it contains comments that are offensive or defamatory.
  7. Editors should respect requests from authors that someone not review a submission if this is reasonable and practicable.
  8. The editor and all staff must guarantee the confidentiality of submitted manuscripts.
  9. Editors will be guided by the COPE flowchart if infringement is alleged or authorship is disputed.


For Reviewer

  1. Reviewers need to comment on ethical questions and possible research and publication misconduct.
  2. Reviewers will complete the work in a timely manner and must notify the editor if they cannot complete the work.
  3. Reviewers need to maintain the confidentiality of the manuscript.
  4. Reviewers should not accept to review manuscripts where there is a potential conflict of interest between them and any of the authors.


For Author

  1. The authors confirm that the material has not been previously published and that they have not transferred elsewhere any rights to the article.
  2. Authors must ensure the originality of the work and that they have properly cited the work of others according to the reference format.
  3. Authors should not engage in plagiarism or self-plagiarism.