Mathews Open Access Journals follow certain ethical standards to make sure high-quality scientific publications, to attain public confidence in scientific findings.
Plagiarism/ Duplicate Submission: Mathews Open Access Journals firmly encourages original manuscripts and must not use the words, figures, or ideas of others without attribution. All sources must be cited at the point they are used, and reuse of wording must be limited and be attributed or quoted in the text. The content should not be submitted/ published elsewhere with other publishing groups. Our quality control teams check for the plagiarism through software to detect the overlapping of content and similar text in submitted manuscripts. Manuscripts that are found to have been plagiarized from a manuscript by other authors, whether published or unpublished, will be rejected and the authors may incur sanctions. Any published articles may need to be corrected or retracted.
Data Fabrication and Falsification: If the submitted manuscripts are found to have either fabricated or falsified research work, i.e. methods, experimental results, including the manipulation of images will be immediately rejected.
Conflicts of Interest: Authors must declare all potential interests in a ‘Conflicts of interest’ section, which should explain why the interest may be a conflict. If there are none, the authors should state “The author(s) declare(s) that there are no conflicts of interest regarding the publication of this paper.” Submitting authors are responsible for coauthors declaring their interests.
Human and Animal Rights: Ethical clearance documents need to be provided if applicable. The work involving animal models and human volunteers need to submit the necessary statements.
In the above publication ethical cases if the violations are found, the editorial office is authorized to take action accordingly.
Published : 13th July 2022
Authors : James Espinosa*, Alan Lucerna, Henry Schuitema
Citation : Espinosa J, Lucerna A, Schuitema H. (2022). Healthcare Documents: How Readable? A Study of Simple Strategies to Decrease Reading Grade Level and Increase Reading Ease of Healthcare Documents. Mathews J Emergency Med. 7(1):44.
Published : 08th July 2022
Authors : Nicole Caltabiano1, Ashley Keifer2, James Espinosa3, Alan Lucerna4, Nicholas Tomasello3, Russell Mordecai3, Henry Schuitema3, Victor Scali3
Citation : Caltabiano N, Keifer A, Espinosa J, Lucerna A, Tomasello N, Mordecai R, Schuitema H, Scali V. (2022). Effect of a Statewide Opioid Monitoring Program on a Community Emergency Department Opioid Prescribing Patterns. Mathews J Emergency Med. 7(1):43.
Published : 12th June 2022
Authors : Razwana Wahdat1, Ramy Saleh2, James Espinosa3*, Lissa Diaz4, Shabnam Zarrabi5, Russell Mordecai3, Jacob Melnick1, Alan Lucerna3, Henry Schuitema6, Victor Scali3
Citation : Wahdat R, Saleh R, Espinosa J, Diaz L, Zarrabi S, Mordecai R, Melnick J, Lucerna A, Schuitema H, Scali V. (2022). Towards Decreasing the Effect of Stethoscopes as Fomites in Healthcare Acquired Infections: Can Practitioners Tell Difference Between Disposable and Standard Stethoscopes and Gloved versus Ungloved Stethoscopes? Mathews J Emergency Med. 7(1):42.
Published : 29th April 2021
Authors : Melissa Reeves DO1, Karina Gotliboym DO2, James Espinosa MD3*, Victor Scali DO4, Alan Lucerna DO5, Russell Mordecai DO3, Henry Schuitema DO6
Citation : Reeves M, Gotliboym K, Espinosa J, Scali V, Lucerna A, Mordecai R, Schuitema H. (2021). Accuracy of vancomycin dosing in the Emergency Department: Two dosage sizes do not fit all. Mathews J Emergency Med. 6(1):41.
Published : 31st December 2020
Authors : Victoria McElroy1, James Espinosa2*, Victor Scali3, Henny Schuitema4, Alan Lucerna5
Citation : Espinosa J, et al. (2020). Potential Impact of Choosing Wisely-- ED Coagulation Study (PT-PTT-INR): Utilization and Economic Modeling. Mathews J Emergency Med. (5)2:40.
Published : 27th December 2020
Authors : Aghamollaii V1, Bidaki R2,3*
Citation : Aghamollaii V, et al. (2020). Dupuytren Contracture follow Prolong Use of Primidone in an Old Woman with Essential Tremor: A Clinical Image. Mathews J Emergency Med. (5)2:39