How to format your references using the Thrombosis and Haemostasis citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 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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Mattmann CA. Computing: A vision for data science. Nature 2013; 493: 473–5.
A journal article with 2 authors
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Bethell T, Bergin E. Formation and survival of water vapor in the terrestrial planet-forming region. Science 2009; 326: 1675–7.
A journal article with 3 authors
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Solter LF, Kyei-Poku GK, Johny S. Comment on ‘Invasive harlequin ladybird carries biological weapons against native competitors’. Science 2013; 341: 1342.
A journal article with 4 or more authors
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Darieva Z, Bulmer R, Pic-Taylor A, et al. Polo kinase controls cell-cycle-dependent transcription by targeting a coactivator protein. Nature 2006; 444: 494–8.

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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Coulson J. Sustainable Use of Wood in Construction. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd; 2014.
An edited book
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Thorup M, editor. Intellectual History of Economic Normativities. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan US; 2016.
A chapter in an edited book
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Deisenhofer J, Lemmens P. Optical Techniques for Systems with Competing Interactions. In: Lacroix C, Mendels P, Mila F, editors. Introduction to Frustrated Magnetism: Materials, Experiments, Theory Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer; 2011. p. 107–28.

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 Thrombosis and Haemostasis.

Blog post
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Carpineti A. Forecasting The Weather Of Distant Hot Jupiters [Internet]. IFLScience. IFLScience; 2016 [cited 2018 Oct 30]. Available from: https://www.iflscience.com/space/forecasting-the-weather-of-distant-hot-jupiters/

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. Hispanics’ Schooling: Risk Factors for Dropping Out and Barriers to Resuming Their Education. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office; 1994 Jul. Report No.: PEMD-94-24.

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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Haile MD. A mental health community outreach and education program for Eritrean immigrants: A grant proposal [Doctoral dissertation]. [Long Beach, CA]: California State University, Long Beach; 2012.

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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Romero S, Casey N. Joy, Then Grief, Over Brazil Team. New York Times 2016; A1.

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 titleThrombosis and Haemostasis
AbbreviationThromb. Haemost.
ISSN (print)0340-6245
ScopeHematology

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