Journal abbreviation: International journal of obstetric anesthesia

The abbreviation of the journal title "International journal of obstetric anesthesia" is "Int. J. Obstet. Anesth.". 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
InternationalInt.matches the stem "internation-"
journalJ.matches the word "journal"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
obstetricObstet.matches the stem "obstetri-"
anesthesiaAnesth.matches the stem "anesthes-"

Abbreviation systems

ISO 4 abbreviation is a system established by the International Organization for Standardization, specifically for shortening journal titles. This uniform approach to abbreviations enables efficient and accurate communication of journal names in academic research.

Journal title abbreviations can be classified into ISO (International Organization for Standardization) for general disciplines, NLM (National Library of Medicine) for biomedical and life sciences, and CASSI (CAS Source Index) for chemistry and related fields.

About the journal

Full journal titleInternational journal of obstetric anesthesia
AbbreviationInt. J. Obstet. Anesth.
ISSN (print)0959-289X
ISSN (online)1532-3374
NLM catalog9200430

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