Saturday, September 6, 2014

Vancouver citation style

Respected colleagues,
We used Vancouver citation style and here are nice examples how to do that.
Source: The Unoversity of Western Australia.
JSER Editor-in-chief

Journal article reference list examples

Material Type
Reference List Example
UWA EndNote Style
Journal article [print] Petitti DB, Crooks VC, Buckwalter JG, Chiu V. Blood pressure levels before dementia. Arch Neurol. 2005 Jan;62(1):112-6.
Reference Type: Journal article
More than 6 authors [print] Santos C, Munoz N, Klug S, Almonte M, Guerrero I, Alvarez M, et al. HPV types and cofactors causing cervical cancer in Peru. Br J Cancer. 2001;85(7):966-971. Reference Type: Journal Article
EndNote will automatically reduce to the first 6 authors and add et al.
No author [print] Pelvic floor exercise can reduce stress incontinence. Health News. 2005 Apr;11(4):11. Reference Type: Journal article
Organisation as author [print] Parkinson Study Group. A randomized placebo-controlled trial of rasagiline in levodopa-treated patients with Parkinson disease and motor fluctuations: the PRESTO study. Arch Neurol. 2005 Feb;62(2):241-8.
Reference Type: Journal article
Issue with a supplement [print] Mastri AR. Neuropathy of diabetic neurogenic bladder. Ann Intern Med. 1980;92(2 pt 2):316-8. Reference Type: Journal article
Add supplement details to Issue field.
Volume with a supplement [print] Frumin AM, Nussbaum J, Esposito M. Functional aspensia: demonstration of splenic activity by bone marrow scan. Blood. 1979;59 Suppl 1:26-32. Reference Type: Journal article
Add supplement details to Volume field.
In Press or Forthcoming article Laking G, Lord J, Fischer A. The economics of diagnosis. Health Econ. Forthcoming 2006
  • Forthcoming is the preferred term of NLM (National Library of Medicine)
Reference Type: Journal article
Add Forthcoming yyyy to the Year field.
From an online source, no page numbers  Abrams EM, Becker AB, Gerstner TV. Anaphylaxis related to avocado ingestion: a case and review [Internet]. Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol. 2011 [cited 2011 Sept 23];7:12 [approx 2 p.]. Available from: BioMed Central
*Where 12 is the article reference number - More information
 Reference Type: Journal article
Add article number/article reference and approximate number of pages into the Pages field.

From a Library-subscribed database

Rockwood K, Graham JE, Fay S. Goal setting and attainment in Alzheimer's disease patients treated with donepezil. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry [Internet]. 2002 [cited 2009 Mar 7];73(5):500-7. Available from: Medline
Reference Type: Journal article
Add Internet in the Article Type field.
Add the date you accessed the article in the Access Date field (format is year month day).
Include page numbers in Pages field.
To the Name of Database field add the name of the Library database eg. Medline; or the URL of the journal's home page if access is not via a database.
From the Internet
Sanjay P, Kaveri H, Shivashankara A. Evaluation of salivary sialic acid, total protein, and total sugar in oral cancer: A preliminary report. Indian J Dent Res [Internet]. 2008 [cited 2009 Mar 23];19(4):288-291. Available from:;year=2008;volume=19;issue=4;spage=288;epage=291;aulast=Sanjay

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