How to format your references using the Revue de Stomatologie, de Chirurgie Maxillo-faciale et de Chirurgie Orale citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Revue de Stomatologie, de Chirurgie Maxillo-faciale et de Chirurgie Orale. 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]
Goldston D. Climate of opportunity. Nature 2007;445:248.
A journal article with 2 authors
[1]
Abel GJ, Sander N. Quantifying global international migration flows. Science 2014;343:1520–2.
A journal article with 3 authors
[1]
Usuki F, Fujimura M, Yamashita A. Endoplasmic reticulum stress preconditioning attenuates methylmercury-induced cellular damage by inducing favorable stress responses. Sci Rep 2013;3:2346.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
[1]
Nikolaides MG, Bausch AR, Hsu MF, Dinsmore AD, Brenner MP, Gay C, et al. Electric-field-induced capillary attraction between like-charged particles at liquid interfaces. Nature 2002;420:299–301.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
[1]
Moskowitz HR, Muñoz AM, Gacula MC Jr. Viewpoints and Controversies in Sensory Science and Consumer Product Testing. Trumbull, Connecticut, USA: Food & Nutrition Press, Inc.; 2008.
An edited book
[1]
Zeyer A, Kyburz-Graber R, editors. Science / Environment / Health: Towards a Renewed Pedagogy for Science Education. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands; 2012.
A chapter in an edited book
[1]
Pappenheimer W. Tuning in Rorschach Maps. In: Adams R, Gibson S, Arisona SM, editors. Transdisciplinary Digital Art. Sound, Vision and the New Screen: Digital Art Weeks and Interactive Futures 2006/2007, Zurich, Switzerland and Victoria, BC, Canada. Selected Papers, Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer; 2008, p. 33–45.

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 de Stomatologie, de Chirurgie Maxillo-faciale et de Chirurgie Orale.

Blog post
[1]
O`Callaghan J. Company Patents Design For A Space Elevator, But Don’t Get Your Hopes Up Just Yet. IFLScience 2015. https://www.iflscience.com/space/why-you-shouldnt-get-excited-about-space-elevators-just-yet/ (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. Year 2000 Computing Crisis: Readiness of State Automated Systems to Support Federal Welfare Programs. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 1998.

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
[1]
Levy MR. Visual perception and Gestalt grouping in the landscape: Are Gestalt grouping prinicples reliable indicators of visual preference? Doctoral dissertation. Mississippi State University, 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]
Hodara S. Joyful Puzzles of Home and Transition. New York Times 2015:WE9.

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 de Stomatologie, de Chirurgie Maxillo-faciale et de Chirurgie Orale
AbbreviationRev. Stomatol. Chir. Maxillofac. Chir. Orale
ISSN (print)2213-6533
ScopeGeneral Medicine
Otorhinolaryngology
Surgery
Oral Surgery

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