Journal abbreviation: Cochrane database of systematic reviews

The abbreviation of the journal title "Cochrane database of systematic reviews" is "Cochrane Database Syst. Rev.". 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
CochraneCochraneNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
databaseDatabaseNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
systematicSyst.matches the stem "system-"
reviewsRev.matches the stem "review-"

About the journal

Full journal titleCochrane database of systematic reviews
AbbreviationCochrane Database Syst. Rev.
ISSN (print)1361-6137
ISSN (online)1469-493X

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