Journal abbreviation: South African medical journal
The abbreviation of the journal title "South African medical journal" is "S. Afr. Med. J.". 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.
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.
|South||S.||matches the word "South in the term South Africa"|
|African||Afr.||matches the word "Africa in the term South Africa"|
|medical||Med.||matches the word "medical"|
|journal||J.||matches the word "journal"|
About the journal
|Full journal title||South African medical journal|
|Abbreviation||S. Afr. Med. J.|