Journals Library

Reference Examples

Journal articles

Macran S, Wileman S, Barton G, Russell I. The development of a new measure of quality of life in the management of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: the reflux questionnaire. Qual Life Res 2006. Published online 11 October 2006.

Brooks R, with the EuroQol Group. EuroQol – a new facility for the measurement of health-related quality of life. Health Policy1990;16:199–208.

Sargent A, Bailey A, Turner A, Almonte M, Gilham C, Baysson H, et al.Optimal cut-off for positive Hybrid Capture 2 Test for the detection of human papillomavirus: data from the ARTISTIC trial. J Clin Microbiol 2012;in press.

DOIs

Mazmanian SK, Ton-That H, Schneewind X. Sortase-catalysed anchoring of surface proteins to the cell wall of Staphylococcus aureus. Mol Microbiol 2001;40:1049–57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2958.2001.02411.x

Epub ahead of print

Kozyrskyj AL, Ernst P, Becker AB. Increased risk of childhood asthma from antibiotic use in early life [published online ahead of print April 5 2007]. Chest 2007. http://www.chestjournal.org/papbyrecent.dtl. Accessed April 16, 2007

Kozyrskyj AL, Ernst P, Becker AB. Increased risk of childhood asthma from antibiotic use in early life [published online ahead of print April 5 2007]. Chest 2007. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2958.2001.02411.x

PROSPERO

Harnan S, Uttley L, Tappenden P, Cantrell A. Colistimethate sodium powder and tobramycin powder for inhalation for the treatment of pseudomonas lung infection in cystic fibrosis. PROSPERO 2011:CRD42011001350. Available from: http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/PROSPERO/display_record.asp?ID=CRD42011001350.

Foreign-language journal article

Valencia Martin J, Climent Paya VE, Marin Ortuno F, Monmeneu Menadas JV, Martinez Martinez JG, Garcia Martinez M, et al. [The efficacy of scheduled cardioversion in atrial fibrillation. Comparison of two schemes of treatment: electrical versus pharmacological cardioversion.] Rev Esp Cardiol 2002;55:113–20.

Erratum

Hunskaar S, Vinsnes A. The quality of life in women with urinary incontinence as measured by the sickness impact profile. J Am Geriatr Soc 1991;39:378–82. [Erratum published in J Am Geriatr Soc 1992;40:976–7.]

Corrigendum

Hunskaar S, Vinsnes A. The quality of life in women with urinary incontinence as measured by the sickness impact profile. J Am Geriatr Soc 1991;39:378–82. [Corrigendum published in J Am Geriatr Soc 1992;40:976–7.]

Cochrane Database Systematic Review

Kuschel CA, Harding JE. Multicomponent fortified human milk for promoting growth in preterm infants. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2004;1:CD000343. [OR Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2004; Issue 1, Art No. CD000343.]

Hay-Smith EJ, Bø K, Berghmans LC, Hendriks HJ, de Bie RA, van Waalwijk van Doorn ES. Pelvic floor muscle training for urinary incontinence in women. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2001;1:CD001407. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD001407

Supplement

Wiklund I, Bigard MA, Grace E, Talley NJ, Kamm M, Veldhuyzen van Zanten S, et al. Quality of life in reflux and dyspepsia patients. Psychometric documentation of a new disease-specific questionnaire (QOLRAD). Eur J Surg 1998;164(Suppl. 583):41–9. [OR Eur J Surg 1998;164:S41–9.]

Abstract

Burton G. Active vaginal cones therapy: a new form of treatment for genuine stress incontinence. Proceedings of the International Continence Society (ICS), 23rd Annual Meeting, 8–11 September 1993, Rome, Italy, abstract no. 134.

Book

Nunnally JC. Psychometric theory. 2nd edn. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill; 1978.

Jolliffe IT. Principal component analysis. New York, NY: Springer; 1996.

Chapter in book

Horne R. Treatment perceptions and self-regulation. In Cameron LD, Leventhal H, editors. Self-regulation of health and illness behaviour. New York, NY: Routledge; 2003. pp. 138–53.

BNF

Joint Formulary Committee. British National Formulary. [edition number] ed. London: BMJ Group and Pharmaceutical Press; [year of publication]

Meeting or presentation

Kind P, Chuang LH, Macran S. SF-36 and EQ-5D: a simple and original solution to the complexities of conversion. International Society for Pharmaeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), 12th Annual International Meeting, Arlington, VA, 19–23 May 2007.

Shepherd J, White I, Rees R, Thomas J, Brunton G, Harden A, et al. A systematic comparison of different sets of quality assessment criteria in systematic reviews of effectiveness in health promotion. Paper presented at the XI Cochrane Colloquium, Barcelona, October 2003.

Abstract

Burton G. Active vaginal cones therapy: a new form of treatment for genuine stress incontinence. Proceedings of the International Continence Society (ICS), 23rd Annual Meeting, 8–11 September 1993, Rome, Italy, abstract no. 134.

Technical report / discussion paper

Hahn GH, Shapiro SS. A catalogue and computer programme for the design and analysis of orthogonal symmetric and asymmetric fractional factorial experiments. Technical report no. 66-C-165. Schenectady, NY: General Electric Research and Development Center; 1966.

Kind P, Hardman G, Macran S. UK population norms for EQ-5D. Centre for Health Economics discussion paper 172. York: Centre for Health Economics, University of York; 1999.

Leaflet

The Suzy Lamplugh Trust. Working safely in other people’s homes. London: The Suzy Lamplugh Trust; 2002.

White paper / Green paper

In text: Working together to safeguard children

In references: Department of Health. Public Health White Paper. Choosing health: making healthier choices easier. London: HMSO; 2004.

Thesis

Smith J. Title of thesis. PhD thesis. Edinburgh: University of Edinburgh; 2009.

Gregory CR. Assessing amenability to treatment in community corrections: creating a valid and reliable instrument for male batterers. Dissertation Abstracts International Section A: Humanities and Social Sciences 2004;65:1992-a.

Newspaper article

Cracknell D, Porter A. Brown set for new tax bombshell. Sunday Times, 31 August 2003, p. 1.

Press release

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. Latest NICE guidance sets new standards for treating depression in children and young people. Press release, 28 September 2005.

UK Act of Parliament

Great Britain. National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990: Elizabeth II. Chapter 19. London: The Stationery Office; 1990.

Great Britain. National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990. London: The Stationery Office; 1990.

Website

Venables W, Smith D. An introduction to R: a programming environment for data analysis and graphics. Version 2.2.0; 2005. URL: http://cran.r-project.org.

Sloane NJA. A library of orthogonal arrays. URL: www.research.att.com/~njas/oadir/. Accessed July 2006.

Muruve NA, Steinbecker K, Willard TB. Transurethral needle ablation of the prostate (TUNA). Emedicine, 2005. www.emedicine.com/med/topic3069.htm (accessed March 2006).

Camm AJ. Best practices for atrial fibrillation ablation. Medscape; 2006. URL: www.medscape.com/viewprogram/6303 (accessed 1 June 2007).