In no way, EJRH encourages/ accepts with knowledge the publication of researches where there is an ethical misconducted. As such, EJRH requires a statement of ethical clearance from the respective authorities and institutions where the research was conducted. When and if an ethical misconduct is reported before publication of the article, EJRH indicates that to authors and retracts the article from further processing. When and if further ethical misconduct is reported after the research is published, the editors of EJRH will investigate the matter. If the investigation proves the ethical misconduct, EJRH discloses the matter under its Announcement Section and deletes the article from its database.