“What is PLoS Medicine’s policy on trials registration?” by Emma Veitch, Senior Editor, PLoS Medicine :
“Too often, good research evidence is undermined by poor quality reporting.
The EQUATOR Network is an international initiative that seeks to improve reliability and value of medical research literature by promoting transparent and accurate reporting of research studies.”
COPE- Committee on Publication Ethics:
“COPE is a forum for editors and publishers of peer reviewed journals to discuss all aspects of publication ethics. It also advises editors on how to handle cases of research and publication misconduct” http://publicationethics.org/