Plagiarism Check

The editors of Cardiovascular and Cardiometabolic Journal  will screen all submitted manuscripts for plagiarism using Turnitin plagiarism checker.

It is the policy of this journal to use automated software, such as Turnitin to check for plagiarism in all submitted manuscripts. This journal cannot accept any plagiarism in any manuscripts or it will be rejected immediately.

The manuscript is passed if the similarity is less than 20%. The results of this automated detection are forwarded to the Section Editor and will serve as the preliminary check for plagiarism. Plagiarism may also be identified during the review process by the technical reviewers assigned to the manuscript. Final plagiarism check will be done after the author finalizes their reviewed manuscript. When plagiarism is identified, the Section Editor responsible for the review of the manuscript and the Editor-in-Chief will agree on measures according to the extent of plagiarism detected in the manuscript in agreement with the following guidelines. The Editor-in-Chief shall have the authority to deviate from these guidelines on a case-by-case basis.