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Other Psychiatric Terminology  

Richard M. Glass

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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2007
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2009
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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.022.530
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For appropriate use of terms such as manic and schizophrenic, see , Correct and Preferred Usage, Correct and Preferred Usage of Common Words and Phrases.For molecular terms, see , Neurology, Molecular ... More

Pacemaker Codes  

Harriet S. Meyer

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.022.451
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The capabilities and operation of cardiac pacemakers are described by 3- to 5-letter codes., DDIR pacing VVI pacemakerThe code system for antibradycardia pacemakers endorsed by the North American Society ... More

Pacemaker-Lead Code  

Harriet S. Meyer

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.022.453
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The NASPE/BPEG Pacemaker-Lead Code (NBL Code) is as follows: (Reprinted from Bernstein and Parsonnet by permission of Blackwell Publishing.)Typically, all 4 positions are mentioned, eg, UPSO, BAPS. .. ... More

Pedigrees  

Harriet S. Meyer

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.022.482
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Pedigree format recommendations are put forth by the Pedigree Standardization Task Force of the National Society of Genetic Counselors. (See also , Legal and Ethical Considerations, Protecting Research ... More
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Platelet-Specific Antigens  

Harriet S. Meyer

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.022.435
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The current system of human platelet antigen (HPA) nomenclature, adopted in 1990, is overseen by the Platelet Nomenclature Committee of the ISBT and the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis. ... More
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Polysomnography and Sleep Stages  

Harriet S. Meyer

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.022.514
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,Polysomnography is the monitoring of various physiologic parameters simultaneously during sleep, including the following: ▪ EEG: standard electrodes are used (see , Electroencephalographic Terms)▪ Electro-oculogram ... More

Primary Hemostasis  

Harriet S. Meyer

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.022.484
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Note the typography of the following terms, which are found in descriptions of platelet hemostasis (use parenthetical abbreviated terms in accordance with , Abbreviations, Clinical, Technical, and Other ... More

Prions  

Harriet S. Meyer

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.022.528
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The following are disease names and abbreviations of spongiform encephalopathies,:(Do not confuse “kudu” and “kuru.”)The infectious agents of TSEs are known as TSE agents or prions. The term prion (from ... More

Proprietary Names  

Margaret A. Winker

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.022.461
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The manufacturer’s name for a drug (or other product) is called a proprietary name or brand name.(p15) Proprietary names use initial capitals, with a few exceptions (eg, pHisoHex). JAMA and the Archives ... More
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Pulmonary, Respiratory, and Blood Gas Terminology  

AMA Manual of Style Committee

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (10th edition)

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10.1093/jama/9780195176339.021.238
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Standardization of symbols in respiratory physiology dates from at least 1950.Despite the familiarity of abbreviations in pulmonary and respiratory medicine, authors and editors are encouraged to expand ... More

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