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The British medical group that seems to have considered metrication most deliberately and extensively is the Working Party that was set up at a Conference of Medical Editors sponsored by the Royal Society of Medicine in 1968. They have published a statement of policy on metrication for British medical journals in their excellent guide to editorial style and usage:
Metrication and Medicine.. Ann Intern Med. 1972;76:339. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-76-2-339_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1972;76(2):339.
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