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Misappropriation: Plagiarism and Breaches of Confidentiality.  

Annette Flanagin

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (11th ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2020
Published Online: 
Feb 2020
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Misappropriation in scientific publication includes plagiarism and breaches of confidentiality during the privileged review of a manuscript12 , 13 , 14 , 15 , 20 (see 5.7.1, Confidentiality During Editorial Evaluation and Peer Review and After Publication). In plagiarism, an author documents or reports ideas, words, data, or graphics, whether published or unpublished, of another as his or her own without giving appropriate credit or attribution....