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General Guidelines.  

Cheryl Iverson

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (11th ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2020
Published Online: 
Feb 2020
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A few specific guidelines to consider in preparing a structured or an unstructured abstract follow. Above all, keep in mind that the abstract is meant to stand alone, independent of the main manuscript. ■ Consult the journal’s instructions for authors. ■ Use the journal’s specific headings when preparing a structured abstract....