American Medical Association Manual of Style
A Guide for Authors and EditorsBook - 1998
The latest edition features an expanded chapter on legal and ethical concerns in publishing. Readers will also find 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, and 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. End-of-chapter references make the book easier to use, and the entire text is reviewed by more than 70 editors for accuracy and dependability.
Publisher: Baltimore : Williams & Wilkins, c1998
Edition: 9th ed
Characteristics: xi, 660 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Guide for authors and editors