All journal content of Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License. Hence no official permission is needed to reuse content that has not been copyrighted elsewhere. However, appropriate attribution must be given regarding that content.
When reusing figures or tables, please verify that the figure or table has not been copyrighted elsewhere. If content has been copyrighted elsewhere, that information will be mentioned in the acknowledgments or the table/figure caption. In that case, please contact the original publisher of that content for permission.
For all original content, tables, figures, text boxes, or the entire manuscript can be reused, as long as it is properly attributed. When reusing an entire manuscript the attribution should appear in a clearly visible location on the first page of the text.
Example of an in-text attribution
"This XXX was previously published in <ALL AUTHORS>. <TITLE>. Rambam Maimonides Med J <Year>;<VOL>(<ISSUE>):eyyyy. doi:10.5041/RMMJ.10ZZZ"
- XXX refers to the "manuscript", "text box", "table", or "figure" – depending on the content being reused;
- yyyy refers to the published page number; and
- ZZZ refers to the published DOI number.
Example of a referenced attribution
"Reused from <FIRST AUTHOR> et al. (10)"
In this case, reference 10 would be the manuscript from which the content was taken.
For all questions, or to obtain the original figures or tables for reuse, please contact the Editorial Assistant for Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal.