Box 7Options for author names

  • Full first names of authors may be given. Separate the surname from the given name or initials by a comma; follow initials with a period; separate successive names by a semicolon.
    • Clark, John D.
    • Takagi, Yasushi; Harada, Jun.
    • Mann, Frederick D.; Swartz, Mary N.

From: Chapter 5, Dissertations and Theses

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Citing Medicine: The NLM Style Guide for Authors, Editors, and Publishers [Internet]. 2nd edition.
Patrias K, author; Wendling D, editor.
Bethesda (MD): National Library of Medicine (US); 2007-.

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