• Contributing for decision making process and helping improve quality of articles by reviewing, criticizing and making suggestions in an objective and effective manner.
  • Maintaining the confidentially of any information provided by the editor.
  • Informing the editor about any similarity of articles under review with any published or ongoing studies that would be considered plagiarism.
  • Disclosing any potential conflicts of interest (financial, institutional, collaborative, or other relationships between the reviewer and author).


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