Ethical Principles and Publication Policy

Studies that require the approval of the Ethics Committee are as follows.

All kinds of research conducted with qualitative or quantitative approaches that require data collection from the participants by using survey, interview, focus group work, observation, experiment, interview techniques.

Use of humans and animals (including material/data) for experimental or other scientific purposes,

Clinical studies on humans,

Animal studies,

Retrospective studies in accordance with the law on the protection of personal data,


Indicating that an “informed consent form” was received in case reports,

· Obtaining and specifying permission from the owners for the use of scales, surveys, photographs belonging to others,

Statement that copyright regulations are complied with for the intellectual and artistic works used

Our journal adheres to the International Publication Ethics Principles and applies these principles.