How could reforms to the existing scholarly publishing model be implemented?
Learn about the driving forces behind authors’ involvement with predatory journals and strategies to address this issue.
Find out how AI can be used to increase efficiency and predict ‘successful’ papers in medical publishing.
Do we need to worry about the presence of retracted articles in systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines?
Nature bans AI-generated images and videos – read about the concerns that led to the journal’s decision.
Read about proposed steps to minimise unintended societal harm of research studies.
Learn more about BioGPT, the rise of AI in medical publishing, and why some remain cautious.
A recent systematic review calls for journal editors to urgently review their submission policies.
SPIRIT-Outcomes 2022 Extension: guidelines for transparent inclusion of clinical trial outcomes in trial protocols
How to improve outcome reporting in clinical trial protocols: read more about the SPIRIT-Outcomes 2022 Extension.
Read about a proposed way to tackle the reproducibility crisis in research and accelerate scientific progress.
Find out more about critical appraisal tools and related online resources.
Read about proposed strategies to make peer review less burdensome and improve the quality of published research.
Read more on the results of a survey that asked 47,000 academics about their opinions, behaviours, and experiences surrounding research integrity.
Women remain underrepresented in medical publishing; we reflect on recent posts from The Publication Plan looking at contributory factors and steps to equity.
Find out why, despite implementation of mandates, current research data may not be FAIR.
Publishers join with STM to develop new standardised tools to tackle paper mills.