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Respiratory Care: CITATIONS

AMA CITATION GUIDE

AMA MANUAL OF STYLE 11th EDITION

Click the link above to access the 11th edition of the AMA Manual of Style online.

CITING SOURCES: GETTING MORE HELP

DATABASE CITATION TOOLS

Many databases generate article citations.  Just look for the Cite link in the article record. 

*You should always check generated citations for mistakes before turning in your paper.

The example below shows the Cite link for an article in the database Cinahl Complete:

Screenshot of Cite Tool in database Cinahl Complete

 

TIP:  How to cite articles from the database UpToDate  

UptoDate recommends that you cite the UpToDate topic as a chapter in a book titled UpToDate. There are no page numbers to cite, and the publication year for any topic should be the current year.

The example below is provided by UptoDate:

Marion DW. Pacing the diaphragm: Patient selection, evaluation, implantation, and complications. In: UpToDate, Post TW (Ed), UpToDate, Waltham, MA. (Accessed on January 04, 2018.)

CITATION MANAGEMENT

EndNote

A citation management tool that enables you to:

  • Organize your research Include citations while you write your paper
  • Build a bibliography in a variety of formats
  • Import references from library databases and Google Scholar.

 

ENDNOTE ON PCs

ENDNOTE ON MACs