et al

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

et al.

n. abbreviation for the Latin phrase et alii meaning "and others." This is commonly used in shortening the name of a case, as in "Pat Murgatroyd v. Sally Sherman, et al."

References in periodicals archive ?
Three years earlier, Schwartz et al reported their retrospective study of different treatments administered during tube removal in 109 children (162 ears).
The integration of various datasets obtained during the Far North Program and from published studies (sec Percival et al.
Adolescent athletes in sports with weight classifications and those engaging in activities where lean body types are preferred are at the highest risk for developing eating disorders (Patel, Greydanus, et al.
Rabbits exposed to acute wood smoke had impaired macrophage phagocytic function, surface adherence (Fick et al.
Lee N, Hui D, Wu A, Chan P, Cameron P, Joynt GM, et al.
141) Salvi et al showed that leupeptin caused as much as a 60% reduction in outer hair cell loss from acoustic overstimulation (an octave-band noise centered at 4.
occurring off-schedule), the family is faced with the stress of not enough change (Turnbull et al.
Geiser M, Rothen-Rutishauser B, Kapp N, Schurch S, Kreyling W, Schulz H, et al.
Shprintzen et al published the first descriptive case series of patients with velocardiofacial syndrome and reported that 11 of 12 patients had learning disabilities.
With this in mind, an exception to the concept of local-only spread is described by Lathan et al.
The concept of delay has long been considered an important issue in oncology and is most often divided into two categories: "patient delay" and "provider delay" (Abdel-Fattah et al.