'Conflicts of interest arise when authors, reviewers, or editors have interests that are not fully apparent and that may influence their judgments on what is published. They have been described as those which, when revealed later, would make a reasonable reader feel misled or deceived. '
Annals of Ayurvedic Medicine adopts a clear conflict of interest policy at all levels incluiding authors , reviewers and editors . All the stake holder dealing with an article submitted for publication in AAM should declare clearly if they have any conflict of interets with article in any form. Subsequent to this decalaration , the editorial decisons are to be made.