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Formatting Papers Using AMA 11
For student papers, refer to your faculty instructions.
To prepare manuscripts for publication, locate the journal’s author instructions/guidelines for further information.
General AMA guidelines include:
- 1 inch margins
- Right margin unjustified
- Double spacing
- Font size: 10-12
- Font style: Arial, Calibri, or Times New Roman
- Title page: ICMJE guidelines
AMA Style Insider
AMA Style Insider is the official blog of the AMA Manual of Style and features quizzes, interviews, and ruminations on style, usage, and punctuation. Brought to you by the JAMA Network.
NLM Catalog: Journal Title Abbreviations for AMA References
Use this link to find journal abbreviations for AMA style references.
Look up DOIs for articles and books. An official Digital Object Identifier Registration Agency of the International DOI Foundation.