BMC Surgery Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in BMC Surgery style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Surgery 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 Surgery.

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How do you cite a book in the BMC Surgery referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in BMC Surgery

Here’s an example book citation in BMC Surgery 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 Surgery 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 Surgery looks like this: [1]

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

How do you cite scientific papers in BMC Surgery format?

To write a research paper, you need to incorporate sources. This means that you have to know how to format the sources in your academic paper. To cite someone else’s paper in BMC Surgery in your research, follow these simple steps.

Here’s a BMC Surgery 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 Surgery:
1. Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. . 2007;18:161-72. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in BMC Surgery style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in BMC Surgery this is what you need

Here’s an BMC Surgery example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. . 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 5Oct.2022.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
1. Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. . 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 5Oct.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Surgery in 2022

Citing a video from YouTube may appear more difficult than citing a book because YouTube has so much information. But the process is quite simple, here’s how to do it in BMC Surgery

Here’s a BMC Surgery citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 5Oct.2022.
So how to cite a video BMC Surgery?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 5Oct.2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Surgery referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in BMC Surgery

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in BMC Surgery.
1. Lastname F. Title. . 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 5Oct.2022.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Surgery using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. . 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 5Oct.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using BMC Surgery referencing style?

Citing a song or album accessed through an online streaming service in BMC Surgery is pretty straight forward, this is all you need:

An example song citation in BMC Surgery.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 5Oct.2022.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Surgery:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 5Oct.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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