7/13/2011
Is the incidence of scientific misconduct increasing in research and scientific publications?
38.46%
Yes, but especially minor misconduct such as guest authorship, minor changes to data and self-plagiarism.
35.9%
Yes, both minor and major misconduct are increasing.
15.38%
No, I do not think there has been an increase in misconduct.
10.26%
Yes, but especially major misconduct defined as fabrication, falsification and plagiarism.