Article Metadata

Container element for information concerning the article that identifies or describes the article.


Usage: The metadata for an article may contain, for example, bibliographic data such as authorship, article title, copyright year, and publication date; descriptive material such as keywords and abstracts; or any article identifying numbers. The article metadata (<article-meta>) is not part of the body text or graphics of the article proper, but serves to identify or describe the article.


Content Model

<!ELEMENT  article-meta %article-meta-model;                         >

Expanded Content Model

(article-version?, title-group, contrib-group, (product | supplementary-material)*, permissions?, self-uri*, (related-article | related-object)*, (abstract)+, (kwd-group)*, funding-group*, conference*)


This element may be contained in:


<article dtd-version="1.2d1">
<article-title>Systematic review of day hospital care
for elderly people</article-title>
<contrib contrib-type="author">
<role>research physiotherapist</role>
<aff>Department of Health Care for the Elderly,
St Luke&#x2019;s Hospital, Bradford BD5 0NA</aff>
<p>Competing interests: None declared.</p>
<copyright-statement>Copyright &#x00A9; 1999, British 
Medical Journal</copyright-statement>