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Referencing and Citing library guide has lots of information about referencing styles, reference management software, reasons to reference, and how to get help with referencing. Before linking out to this general library guide take a look below for details of the two most popular referencing styles for medicine and clinical research.
APA (American Psychological Association) is an in-text referencing style commonly used across medicine, biology, and the social sciences.
NLM (US National Library of Medicine) style is a numbered referencing style mainly used in medicine. This is the same as Vancouver style, according to ICMJE Recommendations updated January 2024. ICMJE established the original Vancouver style.