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Use arabic numerals, unless the pages referred to use roman pagination (eg, the preliminary pages of a book). 1. Lewinsohn P. Depression in adolescents. In: Gottlib IH, Hammen CL, eds. Handbook of Depression. New York, NY: Guilford Press; 2002:541-553. 2. Mahan MDF. Preface. In: The Chicago Manual of Style. 15th ed. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press; 2003:xi-xiii. If a book uses separate pagination within each chapter, follow the style used in the book. Notice that in the example below, because the page numbers contain hyphens, an en dash is used to separate them, rather than the usual hyphen. 3.

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