BMC Family Practice Referencing Guide
(updated Apr 2024)


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How to do citations in BMC Family Practice style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Family Practice citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in BMC Family Practice.

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How do you cite a book in the BMC Family Practice referencing style? (2024 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in BMC Family Practice

Here’s an example book citation in BMC Family Practice using placeholders:
1. Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher; 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
BMC Family Practice citation:
1. Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st edition. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in BMC Family Practice looks like this: [1]


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How to reference a journal article in the BMC Family Practice citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in BMC Family Practice format?

Citing formats are used to recognize related literary pieces and to mention references used. To cite any paper in BMC Family Practice, follow these easy steps

Here’s a BMC Family Practice journal citation example using placeholders:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container. 2000;Volume Issue:pages Used. doi:DOI.
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 in BMC Family Practice: