Journal abbreviation: Mental retardation abstracts

The abbreviation of the journal title "Mental retardation abstracts" is "Ment. Retard. Abstr.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
MentalMent.matches the stem "mental-"
retardationRetard.matches the stem "retard-"
abstractsAbstr.matches the stem "abstract-"

About the journal

Full journal titleMental retardation abstracts
AbbreviationMent. Retard. Abstr.
ISSN (print)0025-9691
NLM catalog7607558

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