Open Access & Copyright Policy

All research articles published in the Journal of Sharif Medical & Dental College (JSMDC) are fully open access: freely available to read, download, and share. Copyrights of all articles published in JSMDC are retained by the authors.

All articles are published under the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) license

You can,

  • Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format

Under the following terms:

  • Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
  • Non-Commercial:  You may not use the material for commercial purposes.
  • No Derivatives: If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you may not distribute the modified material.
  • No additional restrictions: You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.