Journal abbreviation: Journal of patient safety

The abbreviation of the journal title "Journal of patient safety" is "J. Patient Saf.". 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
JournalJ.matches the word "journal"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
patientPatientNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
safetySaf.matches the word "safety"

About the journal

Full journal titleJournal of patient safety
AbbreviationJ. Patient Saf.
ISSN (print)1549-8417
ISSN (online)1549-8425
NLM catalog101233393

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