How to format your references using the Annales de Chirurgie Vasculaire citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Annales de Chirurgie Vasculaire. For a complete guide how to prepare your manuscript refer to the journal's instructions to authors.

Using reference management software

Typically you don't format your citations and bibliography by hand. The easiest way is to use a reference manager:

PaperpileThe citation style is built in and you can choose it in Settings > Citation Style or Paperpile > Citation Style in Google Docs.
EndNoteFind the style here: output styles overview
Mendeley, Zotero, Papers, and othersThe style is either built in or you can download a CSL file that is supported by most references management programs.
BibTeXBibTeX syles are usually part of a LaTeX template. Check the instructions to authors if the publisher offers a LaTeX template for this journal.

Journal articles

Those examples are references to articles in scholarly journals and how they are supposed to appear in your bibliography.

Not all journals organize their published articles in volumes and issues, so these fields are optional. Some electronic journals do not provide a page range, but instead list an article identifier. In a case like this it's safe to use the article identifier instead of the page range.

A journal article with 1 author
[1]
Brook EJ. Atmosphere. Leads and lags at the end of the last ice age. Science 2013;339:1042–3.
A journal article with 2 authors
[1]
Boehr DD, Wright PE. Biochemistry. How do proteins interact? Science 2008;320:1429–30.
A journal article with 3 authors
[1]
Qian L, Winfree E, Bruck J. Neural network computation with DNA strand displacement cascades. Nature 2011;475:368–72.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
[1]
Osterblad M, Norrdahl K, Korpimäki E, Huovinen P. Antibiotic resistance. How wild are wild mammals? Nature 2001;409:37–8.

Books and book chapters

Here are examples of references for authored and edited books as well as book chapters.

An authored book
[1]
Free ML. CBT and Christianity. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd; 2015.
An edited book
[1]
Rogala A. Communication in Organizational Environments: Functions, Determinants and Areas of Influence. London: Palgrave Macmillan UK; 2016.
A chapter in an edited book
[1]
Colombo J, Arora R, DePace NL, Vinik AI. Autonomic (Parasympathetic and Sympathetic) Assessment. In: Arora R, DePace NL, Vinik AI, editors. Clinical Autonomic Dysfunction: Measurement, Indications, Therapies, and Outcomes, Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2015, p. 77–84.

Web sites

Sometimes references to web sites should appear directly in the text rather than in the bibliography. Refer to the Instructions to authors for Annales de Chirurgie Vasculaire.

Blog post
[1]
Andrew E. Could Tau Ceti Be Humanity’s Next Home? IFLScience 2015. https://www.iflscience.com/space/tau-ceti-humanitys-next-home/ (accessed October 30, 2018).

Reports

This example shows the general structure used for government reports, technical reports, and scientific reports. If you can't locate the report number then it might be better to cite the report as a book. For reports it is usually not individual people that are credited as authors, but a governmental department or agency like "U. S. Food and Drug Administration" or "National Cancer Institute".

Government report
[1]
Government Accountability Office. The Maritime Administration’s Evaluation of the End Products of Research and Development Contracts with Private, Profitmaking Firms. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 1978.

Theses and dissertations

Theses including Ph.D. dissertations, Master's theses or Bachelor theses follow the basic format outlined below.

Doctoral dissertation
[1]
Lizarraga D. Effects of large inedible particles on the feeding performance of echinodem larvae. Doctoral dissertation. California State University, Long Beach, 2017.

News paper articles

Unlike scholarly journals, news papers do not usually have a volume and issue number. Instead, the full date and page number is required for a correct reference.

New York Times article
[1]
Cowen T. A Slowdown That Silicon Valley Doesn’t Believe. New York Times 2016:BU6.

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by sequential numbers in square brackets:

This sentence cites one reference [1].
This sentence cites two references [1,2].
This sentence cites four references [1–4].

About the journal

Full journal titleAnnales de Chirurgie Vasculaire
ISSN (print)0299-2213
Scope

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