Ethics for Journal

Approval from the Institutional Review Board must be taken if the study includes clinical trials on humans/animals.  In the absence of such a formal ethics review committee, the Helsinki Declaration of 1975, as revised in 2000, and/or the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, as adopted and promulgated by the United States National Institutes of Health, or  ( must be followed. Consent from patients is compulsory if the study involves clinical trials.