Perceptions of scientific misconduct in nursing

Nurs Res. Sep-Oct 1997;46(5):270-6. doi: 10.1097/00006199-199709000-00005.


Recently, scientific misconduct and ethical problems in research have been widely discussed. Some have created embarrassment and shaken the scientific community. In response to concerns about the adequacy of the scientific community's self-regulations, attempts are being made to refine policies and procedures for handling allegations of misconduct.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Education, Nursing, Graduate
  • Faculty, Nursing
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Nurses / psychology*
  • Nursing Research*
  • Perception*
  • Research Personnel / psychology
  • Schools, Nursing
  • Scientific Misconduct*
  • United States