Undisclosed conflict of interest in a submitted manuscript
To provide guidance on what to do if a reviewer suspects that there is an undisclosed conflict of interest in a submitted manuscript.
A reader suspects an author’s undisclosed conflict of interest which becomes apparent after publication. The flowchart offers the editor a step by step process on handling this issue.
Reference of the resource
COPE Council. COPE Flowcharts and infographics - Undisclosed conflict of interest in a published article - English. https://doi.org/10.24318/cope.2019.2.7, ©2021 Committee on Publication Ethics (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) https://publicationethics.org.