Plagiarism Policy

Editorial Board of the Health Academy Kastamonu journal complies with the criteria of the International Council of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE)  and Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

Plagiarism Policy

We accept all terms and conditions of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) about plagiarism. In case any attempt of plagiarism is brought to our attention accompanied by convincing evidence, we act based on flow charts and workflows determined in COPE.

The papers are submitted and analyzed, the originality report, a similarity index, and the URLs of the reference sites present to you.

Editorial board use Ithenticate as Screening Tool for Online Plagiarism Detection. 

Health Academy Kastamonu is included in the class of 1-b journals (journals scanned in international indexes other than SCI, SSCI, SCI-expanded, ESCI) according to UAK associate professorship criteria. HEALTH ACADEMY KASTAMONU Journal cover is registered by the Turkish Patent Institute.