How to cite a Journal Article in The Lancet

Use this template to cite a Journal Article in the The Lancet citation style.


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Citation Guide: Journal Article in The Lancet
Reference a Journal Article in The Lancet

How do you cite a Journal Article in the The Lancet referencing style?

Here’s an example Journal Article citation in The Lancet using placeholders.
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000; Volume: pages Used.
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So if we want to cite, for example, this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann we’d do so like this:

The Lancet Journal Article citation:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 2007; 18: 161-72.
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Citing websites and links in The Lancet is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation Journal Article reference in The Lancet looks like this:
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Frequently Asked Questions — The Lancet Journal Article Referencing

How do I cite a Journal Article in The Lancet?

You can very easily reference a Journal Article in the “The Lancet” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Journal Article?

Yes — Use a The Lancet reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a Journal Article in The Lancet?

The The Lancet reference for a Journal Article is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Journal Article in The Lancet?

An in-text reference for a Journal Article in The Lancet is done like this:
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