Journal abbreviation: BMC health services research

The abbreviation of the journal title "BMC health services research" is "BMC Health Serv. Res.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derived the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
BMCBMCRule 4.4: Acronyms shall be retained in the abbreviated title.
healthHealthNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
servicesServ.matches the stem "servic-"
researchRes.matches the stem "research-"

About the journal

Full journal titleBMC health services research
AbbreviationBMC Health Serv. Res.
ISSN (online)1472-6963

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