Medical & Scientific Writing

Plagiarism in Scientific/Medical Writing

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Plagiarism is nothing but an “act of appropriation of another person’s ideas, processes, results, or words without giving appropriate credit”. It can be categorized as: a) Plagiarism of ideas and b) Plagiarism of text (verbatim). Plagiarism sabotages one’s abilities, integrity and analytical thinking process. It restricts the plagiarist from learning the intended lessons. To avoid […]