How to format your references using the Sanidad Militar citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Sanidad Militar. 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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Reichhardt T. New form of hydrogen power provokes scepticism. Nature. 2000 Mar 16;404(6775):218.
A journal article with 2 authors
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Zhao M, Running SW. Drought-induced reduction in global terrestrial net primary production from 2000 through 2009. Science. 2010 Aug 20;329(5994):940–3.
A journal article with 3 authors
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Lappala A, Zaccone A, Terentjev EM. Ratcheted diffusion transport through crowded nanochannels. Sci Rep. 2013 Oct 31;3:3103.
A journal article with 7 or more authors
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Hock H, Hamblen MJ, Rooke HM, Schindler JW, Saleque S, Fujiwara Y, et al. Gfi-1 restricts proliferation and preserves functional integrity of haematopoietic stem cells. Nature. 2004 Oct 21;431(7011):1002–7.

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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Benslama M, Boucenna ML, Batatia H. Ad Hoc Networks Telecommunications and Game Theory. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; 2015.
An edited book
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Veugelers W, editor. Education and Humanism: Linking Autonomy and Humanity. Rotterdam: SensePublishers; 2011. V, 207 p. (Moral Development and Citizenship Education).
A chapter in an edited book
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Cuypers A, Keunen E, Bohler S, Jozefczak M, Opdenakker K, Gielen H, et al. Cadmium and Copper Stress Induce a Cellular Oxidative Challenge Leading to Damage Versus Signalling. In: Gupta DK, Sandalio LM, editors. Metal Toxicity in Plants: Perception, Signaling and Remediation. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer; 2012. p. 65–90.

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 Sanidad Militar.

Blog post
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Andrew E. Study Reveals The Impact Of The Fukushima Catastrophe On Plants And Animals. IFLScience. IFLScience; 2014.

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. Federal Funding Provided to 10 Police Departments for Intelligence Activities. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 1975 Nov. Report No.: GGD-76-21.

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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Cabrales M. Gupta Rajpoot scheme for quark flavor mixing [Doctoral dissertation]. [Long Beach, CA]: California State University, Long Beach; 2010.

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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Walsh MW. Puerto Rico Begins Choosing Which Payments to Make. New York Times. 2015 Dec 2;B1.

In-text citations

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

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 titleSanidad Militar
ISSN (print)1887-8571
Scope

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