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American Medical Association Manual of Style
A Guide for Authors and Editors
Ninth Edition

The latest edition of American Medical Association Manual of Style features:

  • an expanded chapter on legal and ethical concerns in publishing
  • an extensive chapter on statistics
  • a completely updated chapter on nomenclature
  • new policies for eponyms and numbers styles
  • a larger references section
  • an expanded discussion of inclusive language and abbreviations
  • a larger section on figures and tables

A new section on typography is also featured, along with current information on electronic publishing, encompassing rapid changes affecting the publishing environment.

Contents

Preparing an Article for Publication

  1. Types of articles
  2. Manuscript preparation
  3. Ethical and legal considerations
  4. Editorial assessment and processing

Style

  1. Grammar
  2. Punctuation
  3. Plurals
  4. Capitalization
  5. Correct and preferred usage
  6. Non-english words and phrases; accent marks (diacritics)

Terminology

  1. Abbreviations
  2. Nomenclature
  3. Eponyms
  4. Greek letters

Measurement and Quantitation

  1. Units of measure
  2. Numbers and percentages
  3. Statistics
  4. Mathematical composition

Technical Information

  1. Typgraphy
  2. Copyediting and proofreading marks
  3. Glossary of publishing terms
  4. Resources

Index

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A Guide for Authors and Editors
Ninth Edition

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