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.
The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.
|BMC||BMC||Rule 4.4: Acronyms shall be retained in the abbreviated title.|
|health||Health||No abbreviation listed in TWA.|
|services||Serv.||matches the stem "servic-"|
|research||Res.||matches the stem "research-"|
The International Organization for Standardization has established the ISO 4 abbreviation system as a uniform method for abbreviating journal titles. By providing a consistent means of referencing journals, this system simplifies the process of citation and enhances the clarity of communication in academic research.
ISO, NLM, and CASSI are abbreviation systems for journal titles. ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is a global standard used across various disciplines. NLM (National Library of Medicine) abbreviations cater to biomedical and life sciences, while CASSI (CAS Source Index) abbreviations focus on chemistry and related fields.
About the journal
|Full journal title||BMC health services research|
|Abbreviation||BMC Health Serv. Res.|