JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) Referencing Guide
(updated Feb 2024)


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How to do citations in JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) style?

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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 JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association).

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cite JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association)  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) referencing style? (2024 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association)

Here’s an example book citation in JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) using placeholders:
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Last Name FN. Title. Edition. (Editor Last Name EFN, ed.). 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:
JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) 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 JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) looks like this: 1


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How to reference a journal article in the JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) format?

Citing a research paper or journal article in JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) is pretty straightforward. Here’s how

Here’s a JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) journal citation example using placeholders:
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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 JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association):