Journal abbreviation: GMS health technology assessment

The abbreviation of the journal title "GMS health technology assessment" is "GMS Health Technol. Assess.". 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.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
GMSGMSRule 4.4: Acronyms shall be retained in the abbreviated title.
healthHealthNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
technologyTechnol.matches the stem "technolog-"
assessmentAssess.matches the word "assessment"

Abbreviation systems

The International Organization for Standardization has developed the ISO 4 abbreviation system as a means of creating uniform abbreviations for journal titles. This allows researchers and academics to easily recognize and refer to journals in a consistent manner.

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About the journal

Full journal titleGMS health technology assessment
AbbreviationGMS Health Technol. Assess.
ISSN (print)NA
ISSN (online)1861-8863
NLM catalog101276045

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