BMJ Quality & Safety Referencing Guide
(updated Jun 2024)


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How to do citations in BMJ Quality & Safety style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMJ Quality & Safety 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 BMJ Quality & Safety.

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How do you cite a book in the BMJ Quality & Safety referencing style? (2024 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in BMJ Quality & Safety

Here’s an example book citation in BMJ Quality & Safety using placeholders:
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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:
BMJ Quality & Safety citation:
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Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York : Random House 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in BMJ Quality & Safety looks like this: [1]


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How to reference a journal article in the BMJ Quality & Safety citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in BMJ Quality & Safety format?

Citing formats are used to recognize related literary pieces and to mention references used. To cite any paper in BMJ Quality & Safety, follow these easy steps

Here’s a BMJ Quality & Safety journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container 2000;Volume: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 BMJ Quality & Safety: