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.

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
ChestChestNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
surgerySurg.matches the word "surgery"
clinicsClin.matches the stem "clinic-"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
NorthN.matches the word "North in the term North America"
AmericaAm.matches the word "America in the term North America"

About the journal

Full journal titleChest surgery clinics of North America
AbbreviationChest Surg. Clin. N. Am.
ISSN (print)1052-3359
ISSN (online)1558-4526

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