Journal List · Am J Public Health · v.92(12); Dec 2002; PMC1447342. Logo of
amjph. Am J Public Health. ... PAUL ET AL. RESPOND. Jay P. Paul, PhD, Joseph
Sep 21, 2016 ... Even if you don't speak Latin, you should know the two meanings of et al. Learn
what et al. is, how to use it, and what mistakes to avoid.
Et al.is an abbreviation of the Latin loanphrase et alii, meaning and others. ... The
issue of whether to place a comma before et al. is complicated, but you'll be fine if
you treat it as you would the words and others. ... Program vs. programme.