How to format your references using the Revue d'Oncologie Hématologie Pédiatrique citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Revue d'Oncologie Hématologie Pédiatrique. 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]
Bourzac K. Microbiome: the bacterial tightrope. Nature 2014;516:S14-6.
A journal article with 2 authors
[1]
Liberman N, Trope Y. The psychology of transcending the here and now. Science 2008;322:1201–5.
A journal article with 3 authors
[1]
Baum P, Yang D-S, Zewail AH. 4D visualization of transitional structures in phase transformations by electron diffraction. Science 2007;318:788–92.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
[1]
Keppler F, Hamilton JTG, Brass M, Röckmann T. Methane emissions from terrestrial plants under aerobic conditions. Nature 2006;439:187–91.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
[1]
Chandrasekaran S. Health, Safety, and Environmental Management in Offshore and Petroleum Engineering. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd; 2016.
An edited book
[1]
Birkhofer H, editor. The Future of Design Methodology. London: Springer; 2011.
A chapter in an edited book
[1]
Kuehn S. The Dragon in Transcultural Skies: Its Celestial Aspect in the Medieval Islamic World. In: Gutschow N, Weiler K, editors. Spirits in Transcultural Skies: Auspicious and Protective Spirits in Artefacts and Architecture Between East and West, Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2015, p. 71–97.

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 Revue d'Oncologie Hématologie Pédiatrique.

Blog post
[1]
Andrew E. Quantum Physics Can Fight Fraud By Making Card Verification Unspoofable. IFLScience 2015. https://www.iflscience.com/physics/quantum-physics-can-fight-fraud-making-card-verification-unspoofable/ (accessed October 30, 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
[1]
Government Accountability Office. Commercial Drivers: Certification Process for Drivers with Serious Medical Conditions. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 2008.

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
[1]
Greene J. Recognizing the “Muchness” in Art Education: a Historical Analysis of Developments in Education and Art Education Since the 1950s and the Finding Your Muchness Photoshop Curriculum. Doctoral dissertation. George Washington University, 2017.

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]
Hodgman J. Bonus Advice From Judge John Hodgman. New York Times 2016:MM22.

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 titleRevue d'Oncologie Hématologie Pédiatrique
ISSN (print)2213-4670
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