einstein (São Paulo) adheres to intellectual property protection rights and adopts specific procedures against plagiarism.
All articles, after final approval, are scanned for plagiarism using Turnitin detection software that is available to our journal editorial office at www.turnitin.com. When plagiarism is detected authors are notified and plagiarized citations must be reviewed and cited accordingly. If the paper is <25% plagiarized it is rejected and authors and their institutions are notified.
Our journal adheres to the Code of Conduct for Journal Editors (COPE), available at http://publicationethics.org/files/Code_of_conduct_for_journal_editors_Mar11.pdf, and to the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), available at http://www.wame.org.