How to format your references using the EuroIntervention citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for EuroIntervention. 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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McGaugh S. Astronomy. Seeing through dark matter. Science. 2007;317:607–8.
A journal article with 2 authors
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Lee S, Spencer ND. Materials science. Sweet, hairy, soft, and slippery. Science. 2008;319:575–6.
A journal article with 3 authors
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Philips JA, Rubin EJ, Perrimon N. Drosophila RNAi screen reveals CD36 family member required for mycobacterial infection. Science. 2005;309:1251–3.
A journal article with 4 or more authors
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Qian B, Raman S, Das R, Bradley P, McCoy AJ, Read RJ, Baker D. High-resolution structure prediction and the crystallographic phase problem. Nature. 2007;450:259–64.

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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Lindahl D. Emerging Real Estate Markets. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; 2007.
An edited book
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de Mello RA, Tavares Á, Mountzios G, editors. International Manual of Oncology Practice: (iMOP) - Principles of Medical Oncology. 1st ed. 2015. Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2015.
A chapter in an edited book
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Punter RA, Glas CAW, Meelissen MRM. Relation Between Parental Involvement and Student Achievement in PIRLS-2011. In: Glas CAW, Meelissen MRM, editors. Psychometric Framework for Modeling Parental Involvement and Reading Literacy, Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2016, p. 77–87.

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 EuroIntervention.

Blog post
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Hale T. Dream Disorders Could Be Early Indicator Of Future Brain Disease. IFLScience. 2017. https://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/dream-disorders-could-be-early-indicator-of-future-brain-disease/ (accessed 30 October 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
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Government Accountability Office. Federal Agency Roles and Responsibilities for Emergency Communications Need Clarification. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 1980.

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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Bubert EA. Highly extensible skin for a variable wing-span morphing aircraft utilizing pneumatic artificial muscle actuation. Doctoral dissertation. University of Maryland, College Park, 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
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Landler M. High-Priced Oil Adds Volatility To Global Scramble for Power. New York Times. 2007:A1.

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 titleEuroIntervention
ISSN (print)1774-024X
ISSN (online)1969-6213
Scope

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