TRIAGE Journal of Nursing Science and its publisher, Muhammadiyah University of Klaten, are members of the Institute for Research and Community Service (LPPM). Therefore, this journal follows the Journal Editor's Code of Ethics and Best Practice Guidelines and the Journal Publisher's Code of Ethics. The following statement describes the ethical behavior of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article for the TRIAGE Journal of Nursing Science.

Authorship & Contributors


The recommendation of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publishing of Scientific Work in the TRIAGE Journal of Nursing Science (ICMJE Recommendations 2018) recommends that authorship be based on the following four criteria:

  • Great contribution to the concept or design of the work; or the acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data for the work; AND
  • Organize works or critically revise them for important intellectual content; AND
  • Final approval of the version to be published; AND
  • Agreement to take responsibility for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions regarding the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work are properly investigated and resolved.

In addition to being responsible for the parts of the work he has done, an author must also be able to identify which co-author is responsible for certain parts of the work. In addition, authors must have confidence in the integrity of the contributions of their co-authors.


TRIAGE Journal of Nursing Science includes only one correspondent author per article. Further details of contributions (eg equivalent contributions) should be included in a contributor or acknowledgment section at the end of the article.

Post Publication Discussion and Corrections

TRIAGE Journal of Nursing Science welcomes discussion and correction of published articles by readers. If readers provide discussions and corrections to published articles, readers can contact the Chief Editor via email by explaining the discussions and corrections. If accepted (by the Editor in Chief), the discussion and corrections will be published in the next issue as a Letter to the Editor. Dear authors can reply/answer readers' discussions and corrections by sending a reply to the Chief Editor. Therefore, the Editor can publish the answer as a Reply Letter to the Editor