Author Contributions - AMA Manual of Style

Subscriber Login

Forgotten your password?

Page of

Author Contributions 

Ethical and Legal Considerations

Annette Flanagin

Page of

PRINTED FROM AMA MANUAL OF STYLE ONLINE ( © American Medical Association, 2009. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the license agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in AMA Manual of Style Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy). date: 27 November 2015

The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) encourages authors and journals to disclose authors' individual contributions to the work reported in published articles. Following this recommendation, a number of journals now publish lists of author contributions in the article’s “Acknowledgment” section. For example, JAMA publishes each author’s contributions, as shown in the example in the .

Access to the complete content on AMA Manual of Style requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.