Author's Undertaking & contribution form
The Author's undertaking that should accompany a manuscript can be downloaded from here.
A sample of author's undertaking is given below. The undertaking should be signed by all authors where possible.
It is to certify that my/our manuscript titled:
is submitted for publication to Journal of Ayub Medical College (JAMC) and is under consideration.
I/we agree to forward the copyrights of the article to JAMC if it is published in the journal.
I/we further certify that the article has neither been submitted to/published in any other Journal, nor will it be, until the JAMC decides its acceptance or otherwise.
I/we confirm that the manuscript has been read and approved by all the named authors and that there are no other person who satisfied the criteria for authorship but are not listed.
I/we confirm that all the authors meet the criteria for authorship as in ICMJE recommendations.
I/We confirm that the order of authors listed in the manuscript has been approved by all of us and authors list will not be altered unless approved by the Managing Editor.
I/We agree to stand accountable for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work are appropriately investigated and resolved.
I/We understand and confirm that the correspondence author is the sole contact for communications in editorial process. He/She will be responsible for communicating with all the other authors.
Please mention here the contributions made by each author to the manuscript like literature search, conceptualization of study design, data collection, data analysis, data interpretation, write-up, proofreading etc.
If all the authors contributed equally, then kindly mention too.
SOURCE OF FUNDING
Please disclose if the study was funded by any source and also mention their role.
CONFLICT OF INTEREST
Mention if there is any conflict of interest, like employment, consultancies, stock ownership, honoraria, paid expert testimony, patent application, travel grants etc. y/n
If yes then please provide the details.
2: CORRESPONDING AUTHOR’S DECLARATION
I, the correspondence author of this manuscript, certified that the details mentioned above is correct and approved by all co-authors.
Contact Number: ____________________________
Note: This form must be signed by all authors and uploaded with your submission. Please also note that all authors must sign by hand as we do not accept electronic signature.