How to format your references using the Journal of Human Hypertension citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Journal of Human Hypertension. 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.
EndNoteDownload the output style file
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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Savage N. Clotting factors: Stretching time. Nature 2014; 515: S162-4.
A journal article with 2 authors
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Wang H, Glorius F. Chemistry. Lending handedness to the cyclopentadienyl ligand. Science 2012; 338: 479–480.
A journal article with 3 authors
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Takeuchi H, Nakatsuji N, Suemori H. Endodermal differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells to insulin-producing cells in 3D culture. Sci Rep 2014; 4: 4488.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
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Siveter DJ, Sutton MD, Briggs DEG, Siveter DJ. An ostracode crustacean with soft parts from the Lower Silurian. Science 2003; 302: 1749–1751.

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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Center for Chemical Process Safety. Guidelines for Managing Process Safety Risks During Organizational Change. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: Hoboken, NJ, 2013.
An edited book
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Sonn CC, Montero M (eds.). Psychology of Liberation: Theory and Applications. Springer: New York, NY, 2009.
A chapter in an edited book
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Kim J-B, Sells P, Yang J. A Computational Implementation of Internally Headed Relative Clause Constructions. In: Salakoski T, Ginter F, Pyysalo S, Pahikkala T (eds). Advances in Natural Language Processing: 5th International Conference on NLP, FinTAL 2006 Turku, Finland, August 23-25, 2006 Proceedings. Springer: Berlin, Heidelberg, 2006, pp 24–31.

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 Journal of Human Hypertension.

Blog post
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Davis J. Many Endangered Species Doing Too Well For Their Own Good. 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
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Government Accountability Office. Information Technology: Agencies Need to Strengthen Oversight of Billions of Dollars in Operations and Maintenance Investments. U.S. Government Printing Office: Washington, DC, 2012.

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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Tickner A. Production and consumption at the hillfort site of Mont Dardon, France: An archeobotanical analysis. 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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Kelly C. In a Hospital Stay, No Time to Rest. New York Times. 2007; : F5.

In-text citations

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

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 titleJournal of Human Hypertension
AbbreviationJ. Hum. Hypertens.
ISSN (print)0950-9240
ISSN (online)1476-5527
ScopeInternal Medicine

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