How to format your references using the JMV-Journal de Médecine Vasculaire citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for JMV-Journal de Médecine 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]
Davis ME. Materials science. Distinguishing the (almost) indistinguishable. Science 2003;300:438–9.
A journal article with 2 authors
[1]
Chittka L, Peng F. Neuroscience. Caffeine boosts bees’ memories. Science 2013;339:1157–9.
A journal article with 3 authors
[1]
Vohs KD, Mead NL, Goode MR. The psychological consequences of money. Science 2006;314:1154–6.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
[1]
Kaufmann K, Wellmer F, Muiño JM, Ferrier T, Wuest SE, Kumar V, et al. Orchestration of floral initiation by APETALA1. Science 2010;328:85–9.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
[1]
J.G. Upton G. Categorical Data Analysis by Example. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; 2016.
An edited book
[1]
Lenarcic J. Robot Mechanisms. vol. 60. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands; 2013.
A chapter in an edited book
[1]
Arfaa J, Wang Y. A Usability Study on Elder Adults Utilizing Social Networking Sites. In: Marcus A, editor. Design, User Experience, and Usability. User Experience Design for Diverse Interaction Platforms and Environments: Third International Conference, DUXU 2014, Held as Part of HCI International 2014, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, June 22-27, 2014, Proceedings, Part II, Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2014, p. 50–61.

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 JMV-Journal de Médecine Vasculaire.

Blog post
[1]
Andrew E. Jupiter’s Core May Be Shrinking Faster Than Previously Believed. IFLScience 2015.

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. Space Data: NASA’s Future Data Volumes Create Formidable Challenges. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 1991.

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
[1]
Garcia MJ. Teacher knowledge of attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and effective classroom interventions. Doctoral dissertation. California State University, Long Beach, 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]
Kelly M. THE 1992 CAMPAIGN: Political Memo; A Contest of 2 Generations, Molded by 2 Different Wars. New York Times 1992:11.

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 titleJMV-Journal de Médecine Vasculaire
ISSN (print)2542-4513
Scope

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