Reference Manager

This journal mandates the use of standard applications for managing references and bibliographies, such as Mendeley. Use the Vancouver referencing system with superscript technique. Reference writing examples can be accessed at [NLM Uniform Requirements](, as per ICMJE guidelines.

Example Format for References:

1. Journal Article

For fewer than 6 authors:

Aarnio M, Lindblom-Ylänne S, Nieminen J, Pyörälä E. How do tutors intervene when conflicts on knowledge arise in tutorial groups? Adv Health Sci Educ. 2014;19(3):329–45.

For more than 6 authors:

Duong NT, Vinh PD, Thuong PT, Hoai NT, Thanh LN, Bach TT, et al. Xanthine oxidase inhibitors from Archidendron clypearia (Jack.) I.C. Nielsen: Results from systematic screening of Vietnamese medicinal plants. Asian Pac J Trop Med. June 2017;10(6):549–56.

2. Organization as Author

Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Hypertension, insulin, and proinsulin in participants with impaired glucose tolerance. Hypertension. 2002;40(5):679-86.

3. Books

Hall J. Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology. 12th ed. Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier; 2011.

4. Book Chapters

H S, Braun G. Cryoglobulinemia and cryofibrinogenemia. In: Goldsmith L, Katz S, Gilchrest B, Paller A, Leffell D, Wolff K, editors. Fitzpatrick’s Dermatology in General Medicine. 8th ed. New York: McGraw Hill; 2012. p. 2055–65.

5. Web Pages

World Health Organization. Malaria [Internet]. World Health Organization; 2017 [cited 30 August 2017]. Available from:

6. Thesis and Dissertations

Sitanggang, EJ. The effect of co-culture of CD90+ CD34- bone marrow cells with primary hepatic stellate cells on tenascin-c expression [thesis]. Universitas Indonesia. 2016.