Bibliographic Details

AMA manual of style : a guide for authors and editors.

Edition 10th ed. / Cheryl Iverson (chair) ... [et al.].
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2007.
Description xi, 1010 p. : ill., map ; 26 cm.
Language English
Subject Medical writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Writing.
Authorship.
Medical writing.
Reference works.
Handbooks and manuals.
Style manuals.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/6252018
Varying Form of Title Portion of title Manual of style
Portion of title Guide for authors and editors
Other uniform titles American Medical Association manual of style.
JAMA & archives journals.
Other authors / contributors Iverson, Cheryl.
American Medical Association.
ISBN 9780195176339 (cloth : alk. paper)
0195176332 (cloth : alk. paper)
Notes Rev. ed. of: American Medical Association manual of style. 9th ed. c1998.
"JAMA & Archives Journals, American Medical Association."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other form Online version: AMA manual of style 10th ed. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Section 1. Preparing an Article for Publication
  • 1. Types of Articles
  • 2. Manuscript Preparation
  • 3. References
  • 4. Visual Presentation of Data
  • 5. Ethical and Legal Considerations
  • 6. Editorial Assessment and Processing
  • Section 2. Style
  • 7. Grammar
  • 8. Punctuation
  • 9. Plurals
  • 10. Capitalization
  • 11. Correct and Preferred Usage
  • 12. Non-English Words, Phrases, and Accent Marks
  • 13. Medical Indexes
  • Section 3. Terminology
  • 14. Abbreviations
  • 15. Nomenclature
  • 16. Eponyms
  • 17. Greek Letters
  • Section 4. Measurement and Quantitation
  • 18. Units of Measure
  • 19. Numbers and Percentages
  • 20. Study Design and Statistics
  • 21. Mathematical Composition
  • Section 5. Technical Information
  • 22. Typography
  • 23. Manuscript Editing and Proofreading
  • 24. Glossary of Publishing Terms
  • 25. Resources
  • Index