Journal abbreviation: Chest surgery clinics of North America
The abbreviation of the journal title "Chest surgery clinics of North America" is "Chest Surg. Clin. N. Am.". 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.
|Chest||Chest||No abbreviation listed in TWA.|
|surgery||Surg.||matches the word "surgery"|
|clinics||Clin.||matches the stem "clinic-"|
|of||Rule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.|
|North||N.||matches the word "North in the term North America"|
|America||Am.||matches the word "America in the term North America"|
About the journal
|Full journal title||Chest surgery clinics of North America|
|Abbreviation||Chest Surg. Clin. N. Am.|