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Detecting plagiarism: Meaning of citations is important

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.333.7570.706-a (Published 28 September 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:706
  1. Gary Holden, professor of social work (gary.holden@nyu.edu)
  1. New York University, School of Social Work, 1 WSN, New York, NY 10003, USA

    EDITOR—Godlee focuses on plagiarism in her Editor's choice.1 As editors, reviewers, and readers we also have to attend to the meaning of citations.

    Bibliometrics in general and citation analysis in particular have known weaknesses,23 and …

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