How to format your references using the Journal of Invasive and Interventional Cardiology citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Journal of Invasive and Interventional Cardiology. 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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Frische S (2012) It is time for full disclosure of author contributions. Nature 489:475
A journal article with 2 authors
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Schwefel HGL, Türeci HE (2015) Optics. A chaotic approach clears up imaging. Science 348:189–190
A journal article with 3 authors
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Anderson DG, Burdick JA, Langer R (2004) Materials science. Smart biomaterials. Science 305:1923–1924
A journal article with 5 or more authors
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Chen X, Dam MA, Ono K, et al (2002) A thermally re-mendable cross-linked polymeric material. Science 295:1698–1702

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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Woods DR (2005) Successful Trouble Shooting for Process Engineers. Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG
An edited book
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Furbach U (2005) KI 2005: Advances in Artificial Intelligence: 28th Annual German Conference on AI, KI 2005, Koblenz, Germany, September 11-14, 2005. Proceedings. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
A chapter in an edited book
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Kantarci F, Mihmanli İ, MacLennan GT (2013) Congenital and Acquired Nonneoplastic Disorders of the Spermatic Cord and Testicular Adnexae. In: Dogra VS, MacLennan GT (eds) Genitourinary Radiology: Male Genital Tract, Adrenal and Retroperitoneum: The Pathologic Basis. Springer, London, pp 73–93

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 Invasive and Interventional Cardiology.

Blog post
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Andrew E (2014) New Antiviral Shows Potential Against Ebola. In: IFLScience. https://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/new-antiviral-shows-potential-against-ebola/. Accessed 30 Oct 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 (2014) NASA: Human Space Exploration Programs Face Challenges. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC

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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Marcus J (2012) Voices of survival: Opera in Theresienstadt. Doctoral dissertation, Florida Atlantic University

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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Greenhouse L (2006) Second Hearing on Detroit Drug-Search Case Shows Deep Divisions on Supreme Court. New York Times A20

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 titleJournal of Invasive and Interventional Cardiology
ISSN (online)2054-1783
Scope

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