Preventive Medicine Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Preventive Medicine style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Preventive Medicine 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 Preventive Medicine.

cite Preventive Medicine  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Preventive Medicine referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Preventive Medicine always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in Preventive Medicine using placeholders:
Last Name, F.N., 2000. Title, Edition. ed. Publisher, City.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Preventive Medicine citation:
Angelou, M., 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st ed. Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Preventive Medicine looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Preventive Medicine citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Preventive Medicine format?

Have you come across a research paper or journal article you would like to cite in your own research? Here’s how to do it in Preventive Medicine

Here’s a Preventive Medicine journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author3 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title. Container Volume, pages Used. https://doi.org/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 Preventive Medicine:
Petit, C., Sieffermann, J., 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence? 18, 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Preventive Medicine style?

When listing Internet sources in your References or Works Cited, the most important thing to remember is that your goal is to make it easy for a reader to check and consult your sources. Here’s how to cite a website in Preventive Medicine

Here’s an Preventive Medicine example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA.F., Author2 LastnameA.F., 2000. Title [WWW Document]. URL https://www.example.com (accessed 7.5.2022).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M., 2008. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [WWW Document]. URL https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed 7.5.2022).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Preventive Medicine in 2022

If you’ve previously cited a video from a website in Preventive Medicine, then the process for citing a video from YouTube is basically the same. Here’s how to do it

Here’s a Preventive Medicine citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000. Title [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed 7.5.2022).
So how to cite a video Preventive Medicine?
Pixar, 2015. Pizza Clip — Inside Out [WWW Document]. YouTube. URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed 7.5.2022).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Preventive Medicine referencing style

A more entertaining way to learn is to simply listen to a podcast. This is something relatively new that many people still don’t know how to cite and reference. Here’s how to do it in Preventive Medicine

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 Preventive Medicine.
Lastname, F., 2000. Title.
Podcast referencing example in Preventive Medicine using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018. 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Preventive Medicine referencing style?

Did you know there are well over 100 million different songs you can cite and reference? Here’s a simple guide to reference any song in Preventive Medicine

An example song citation in Preventive Medicine.
Lastname, F., 2000. Song Title, Album.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Preventive Medicine:
The Beatles, 1969. Here Comes the Sun, Abbey Road.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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