Acta Médica Colombiana Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the Acta Médica Colombiana referencing style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, editor. City: Publisher; 2000.
So if we want to cite “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
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Rowling JK. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st ed. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc; 1997.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)

How to reference a journal article in the Acta Médica Colombiana citation style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. 2000Jan.1 [cited 2018Dec.17];Volume(Issue):pages Used. Available from: URL
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann:
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Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. [Internet]. 2007Jan.1 [cited 2018Dec.17];18(1):161-72. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)

Citing a website in Acta Médica Colombiana reference style

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2018Dec.17]. Available from: https://www.example.com
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [Internet]. The Guardian; 2008 [cited 2018Dec.17]. Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)

How to cite a podcast using Acta Médica Colombiana referencing style

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work. Here’s how to do it in Acta Médica Colombiana.
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Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2018Dec.17]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in Acta Médica Colombiana using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2018Dec.17]. Available from: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Acta Médica Colombiana referencing style?

An example song citation in Acta Médica Colombiana.
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Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2018Dec.17]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2018Dec.17]. Available from: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)


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