How to format your references using the Central European Journal of Urology citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Central European Journal of Urology. 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
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Wunsch C. Moon, tides and climate. Nature. 2000 Jun 15;405(6788):743–4.
A journal article with 2 authors
1.
Felsenfeld G, Groudine M. Controlling the double helix. Nature. 2003 Jan 23;421(6921):448–53.
A journal article with 3 authors
1.
Hautier Y, Niklaus PA, Hector A. Competition for light causes plant biodiversity loss after eutrophication. Science. 2009 May 1;324(5927):636–8.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
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Morth JP, Pedersen BP, Toustrup-Jensen MS, Sørensen TL-M, Petersen J, Andersen JP, et al. Crystal structure of the sodium-potassium pump. Nature. 2007 Dec 13;450(7172):1043–9.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
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Parke RD. Future Families. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons; 2013.
An edited book
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Christianson B, Švenda P, Matyáš V, Malcolm J, Stajano F, Anderson J, editors. Security Protocols XXIII: 23rd International Workshop, Cambridge, UK, March 31 - April 2, 2015, Revised Selected Papers. 1st ed. 2015. Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2015. XI, 367 p. 38 illus. in color. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 9379).
A chapter in an edited book
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Drews G, Krippeit-Drews P, Düfer M. Electrophysiology of Islet Cells. In: Islam MS, editor. Islets of Langerhans. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands; 2015. p. 249–303.

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 Central European Journal of Urology.

Blog post
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Andrew E. Meet Phronima, The Barrel-Riding Parasite That Inspired The Movie Alien [Internet]. IFLScience. IFLScience; 2014 [cited 2018 Oct 30]. Available from: https://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/meet-phronima-barrel-riding-parasite-inspired-movie-alien-0/

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
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Government Accountability Office. Assessment of the Teacher Corps Program at the University of Southern California and Participating Schools in Los Angeles and Riverside Counties. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 1971 Jul. Report No.: B-164031(1).

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
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Downey SS. Resilient networks and and the historical ecology of Q’eqchi’ Maya swidden agriculture [Doctoral dissertation]. [Tucson, AZ]: University of Arizona; 2009.

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.
Pilon M, Belson K. Two Sprinters Agree to Runoff For Olympic Spot. New York Times. 2012 Jul 2;D1.

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by sequential numbers in parentheses:

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 titleCentral European Journal of Urology
AbbreviationCent. European J. Urol.
ISSN (print)2080-4806
ISSN (online)2080-4873
ScopeGeneral Medicine

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