CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) 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 CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal).

How to do citations in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) style?
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How do you cite a book in the CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) 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, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) citation:
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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 book citation in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) looks like this: (1)

How to reference a journal article in the CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) format?

Here’s a CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) journal citation example using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container [Internet]. 2000Jan.1 [cited 2020Jun.2];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 in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal):
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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 2020Jun.2];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)

How to cite a website in a paper in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) style?

Here’s an CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) example website reference:
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Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2020Jun.2]. 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 2020Jun.2]. Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
And an in-text citation would look like this: (1)

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How to cite a YouTube video CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal)

Here’s a CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) citation YouTube video example:
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ChannelName. Title [Internet]. YouTube. 2000 [cited 2020Jun.2]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX
So how to cite a video CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal)?
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Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [Internet]. YouTube. 2015 [cited 2020Jun.2]. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (1)

How to cite a podcast using CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) referencing style

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 CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal).
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Lastname F. Title [Internet]. Publisher; 2000 [cited 2020Jun.2]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Podcast referencing example in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women [Internet]. WBEZ Radio; 2018 [cited 2020Jun.2]. 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 CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) referencing style?

An example song citation in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal).
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Lastname F. Song Title [Internet]. Album. 2000 [cited 2020Jun.2]. Available from: http://www.example.com
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal):
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun [Internet]. Abbey Road. 1969 [cited 2020Jun.2]. 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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