Papers submitted to the Journal of Physical Therapy Science will be screened for plagiarism using Cross Check, a service offered by Crossref Similarity Check powered by iThenticate plagiarism detection software. Authors can also use iThenticate to screen their work befor submission by visiting www.ithenticate.com. Journal of Physical Therapy will reject papers leading to plagiarism or self-plagiarism.
All papers submitted to the Journal of Physical Therapy Science must be the author’s original work. The authors must guarantee that the same paper is not submitted to another journal.
All authors are responsible for the originality of their submitted papers.
If any misconducts are identified, the Editorial Board of the Journal of Physical Therapy Science will be guided according to the flowcharts recommended by Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
The author will be contacted if the allegation raises any valid concerns after the investigation.
If misconduct of publication ethics is established, the paper will be retracted along with the publication of formal notice of misconduct.