CrossMark Policy



CrossMark is a multi-publisher initiative to provide a standard way for readers to locate the authoritative version of an article or other published content. By applying the CrossMark logo, MEDIS – International Journal of Medical Sciences and Research is committing to maintaining the content it publishes and to alerting readers to changes if and when they occur.

The MEDIS – International Journal of Medical Sciences and Research content that will have the CrossMark logo is restricted to current and future journal content and is limited to specific publication types.

Clicking the CrossMark logo on a document will tell you its current status and may also give you additional publication-record information about the document.


There are 12 defined types of accepted “update” within Crossmark. The values for these are:

      1. addendum
      2. clarification
      3. correction
      4. corrigendum
      5. erratum
      6. expression_of_concern
      7. new_edition
      8. new_version
      9. partial_retraction
      10. removal
      11. retraction
      12. withdrawal

For more information on CrossMark, please visit the CrossMark site.