All authors of a manuscript submitted to any Pavlov University Publishing House journal will be required to complete a competing interest declaration which will be listed in the Disclosure section at the end of the article. If there are no competing interests to declare, the following statement will be added to the article “The authors declare that they have no competing interests.”

Sponsorship of clinical trials and funding of research

Authors employed by pharmaceutical companies or other organizations which sponsor clinical trials must declare this as a competing interest. Authors should adhere to the Good Publication Practice guidelines for pharmaceutical companies (GPP3), which provides guidance to ensure responsible and ethical standards are maintained.

Pavlov University Publishing House requires that authors declare all the sources of funding including financial support in their manuscript. The authors should describe the role of the sponsor(s), if any, in any of the stages from study design to submission of the manuscript for publication. They should also state if the sponsor(s) had no such involvement.