Wrapper element to contain the information (such as name and affiliation) about a single contributor to an article, for example, one author
Anonymous. The name of a contributor that is being withheld or is not known may be recorded using the EMPTY element <anonymous>, which is expected cause text such an “Anonymous” or “anon.” to be generated for display or print.
Conversion Note: When the ranking or importance of authors is marked as a note (for example, the <ranking> element in the Elsevier DTD), the ranking information should be encoded in the Role or Function Title of Contributor element. Thus, the Elsevier-tagged text:
would be converted to:
<!ELEMENT contrib %contrib-model; >
The following, in order:
... <article-meta> <article-id pub-id-type="pmid">...</article-id> <title-group>... </title-group> <contrib-group> <contrib contrib-type="author"> <name><surname>Forster</surname> <given-names>Anne Williams</given-names> </name> <role>research physiotherapist</role> <xref ref-type="aff" rid="StLukes"/> </contrib> <contrib contrib-type="author"> <name><surname>Young</surname> <given-names>John G.</given-names></name> <role>consultant physician</role> <xref ref-type="aff" rid="RoyalInf"/> <author-comment><p>on behalf of the Day Hospital Group</p></author-comment> </contrib> </contrib-group> <aff id="StLukes"> <sup><italic>a</italic></sup>Department of Health Care for the Elderly, St Luke’s Hospital, Bradford BD5 0NA</aff> ... <pub-date pub-type="pub">... </pub-date>... </article-meta>...