Journal abbreviation: BMJ quality improvement reports

The abbreviation of the journal title "BMJ quality improvement reports" is "BMJ Qual. Improv. Rep.". 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 derive the abbreviation.

BMJBMJRule 4.4: Acronyms shall be retained in the abbreviated title.
qualityQual.matches the stem "qualit-"
improvementImprov.matches the stem "improv-"
reportsRep.matches the word "report"

Abbreviation systems

An ISO 4 abbreviation refers to a standardized method for abbreviating journal titles as defined by the International Organization for Standardization. This system ensures consistency and easy identification of journal titles across various databases and citation formats.

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About the journal

Full journal titleBMJ quality improvement reports
AbbreviationBMJ Qual. Improv. Rep.
ISSN (print)NA
ISSN (online)2050-1315
NLM catalog101629512

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