Equity in authorship: a strategy for assigning credit when publishing.

  title={Equity in authorship: a strategy for assigning credit when publishing.},
  author={Erol Digiusto},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  volume={38 1},
Existing guidelines for authorship are lacking in specific detail, differ from discipline to discipline, implicitly or explicitly contradict each other on many issues, and are therefore open to varying interpretation by different people. In order to encourage and facilitate consistency and fair acknowledgement of contributions to publications, a Points System was developed for evaluating 13 categories of contribution by individuals. The system is intended for use in determining who should be… CONTINUE READING

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