Arak Medical University Journal (AMUJ) emphatically tries to prevent any form of plagiarism, and depending on the seriousness, the degree of plagiarism and the context, will decide on its consequences. In order to avoid plagiarism which is considered a serious misconduct, using of other people’s ideas or sentences in the name of original research output, author(s) of a manuscript should publish the article under their own names. Authors are responsible regarding any claims of individuals relating to the research. Apart from full‐referencing and appreciation of the source, the text should not suggest the possibility of having been copied from other published or unpublished material. Exceptions include common knowledge and the use of quotes.
Reviewers control and check articles using plagiarism checker softwares and decide to accept or reject them.