Box 52Roman numerals used as page numbers

  • Unlike the practice with volume and issue numbers, keep roman numerals expressing location (pagination)
  • Use upper or lower case, whichever appears in the publication
    • Nagpal S. An orphan meets family members in skin. J Invest Dermatol. 2003;120(2):viii-x.
    • Gothefors L. [Current aspects in vaccination program for children]. Vardfacket. 1991;15(16):X-XI. Swedish.

From: Chapter 1, Journals

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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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