BMJ Quality & Safety Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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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.

cite BMJ Quality & Safety  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the BMJ Quality & Safety referencing style? (2022 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]

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:
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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. 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 BMJ Quality & Safety style?

Have you found a credible website you want to cite in BMJ Quality & Safety to include in your research paper or presentation? Here’s how

Here’s an BMJ Quality & Safety example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. 2000.https://www.example.com (accessed 28 May 2022).
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. 2008.https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 28 May 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMJ Quality & Safety in 2022

Have you discovered something while watching a Youtube channel or video and would like to know how to reference it in BMJ Quality & Safety? Here’s how

Here’s a BMJ Quality & Safety citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 28 May 2022).
So how to cite a video BMJ Quality & Safety?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 28 May 2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMJ Quality & Safety referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in BMJ Quality & Safety, this is what you’ll need

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 BMJ Quality & Safety.
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Lastname F. Title. 2000.http://www.example.com (accessed 28 May 2022).
Podcast referencing example in BMJ Quality & Safety using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women. 2018.https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed 28 May 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using BMJ Quality & Safety referencing style?

Did you know that Bob Dylan has written well over 500 different songs? Here’s how to cite any song in BMJ Quality & Safety

An example song citation in BMJ Quality & Safety.
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Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com (accessed 28 May 2022).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMJ Quality & Safety:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed 28 May 2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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