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Doctors are accused of plagiarising a medical guide to produce a smartphone app

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f5426 (Published 03 September 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f5426
  1. Clare Dyer
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Three doctors are accused of plagiarising a book on critical appraisal to create a smartphone application, in a misconduct hearing that began this week at the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service.

Afroze Khan, Zishan Sheikh, and Shahnawaz Khan face charges of dishonesty in knowingly copying structure, contents, and material from the Doctor’s Guide to …

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