Mini-invasive Surgery Becomes a Member of COPE

Published on: 20 Mar 2019 Viewed: 810

We are pleased to announce that Mini-invasive Surgery Journal is now becoming a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). You can see the details at

COPE, established in 1997 by a small group of medical journal editors in the United Kingdom, is a registered charity that "provides advice to editors and publishers on all aspects of publication ethics, and in particular, on how to handle cases of research and publication misconduct". Over 20 years COPE has grown to support over 7,000 members worldwide from all academic fields, primarily editors as well as publishers and related organizations and individuals.

Mini-invasive Surgery Journal will adhere to the COPE Code of Conduct and follow the Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors when dealing with issues involved in publication ethics.