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Systematic Reviews: Referencing, EndNote, Database guides

A guide to finding resources for a systematic review in the health and medical sciences

Library Guide to Referencing (APA)

Vancouver Style

The Vancouver Style is a numbered referencing style, often used for publishing in health and medicine.

It follows rules established by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors and adapted by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). It's also known as Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts submitted to Biomedical Journals.

Refer to examples in the following guides:

International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE): Uniform requirements for manuscripts submitted to biomedical journals

National Library of Medicine  - Citing Medicine is the NLM guide for authors, editors, and publishers.

Following are links to useful library guides:

UWA Library LibGuide: Vancouver Citation Style

Murdoch University Library LibGuide: Vancouver Style

EndNote: Useful Links

EndNote workbook and slides from the workshop

Databases Guides

Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI)

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When using this Database it is best to select the MULTI-FIELD SEARCH Option