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The Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (JAND) follows the AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors. AMA Manual of Style is the American Medical Association's style manual for writing and publishing research papers.
For guidance, consult the AMA Manual of Style. General tips: Forthcoming
The field of nutrition and dietetics uses the style adopted by the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics or JAND
Example of an Entire Edited Book (with more than six editors/authors):
Nelms MN, Sucher K, Lacey K, et al, eds. Nutrition Therapy and Pathophysiology. 3rd ed. Cengage Learning; 2016.
Example of an Edited Book Chapter:
Pujol TJ, Barnes JT, Sucher, K. Diseases of the cardiovascular system. In: Nelms MN, Sucher K, Lacey K, et al, eds. Nutrition Therapy and Pathophysiology. Cengage Learning; 2016: 307-310.
ARTICLES from online databases:
Endevelt R, Baron-Epel O, Viner A, Heymann A. Socioeconomic status and gender affects utilization of medical nutrition therapy. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2013;101(1):20-27. http://dx.doi.org.lib.ezproxy.uakron.edu:2048/10.1016/j.diabres.2013.04.011
Niknam M, Saadatnia M, Shakeri F, et al. Adherence to a DASH-style diet in relation to stroke: a case-control study. J Am Coll Nutr. 2015; http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07315724.2014.943851
ARTICLE from online database without DOI:
Bland DK, Fankhanel Y, Langford E, Lee M, Lee SW, Maloney, C, et al. Intensive versus modified conventional control of blood glucose level in medical intensive care patients: a pilot study. Am J Crit Care. 2005;14(5):370-376. http://ajcc.aacnjournals.org/content/14/5/370.long. Accessed June 25, 2015.
AUTHOR’S NAME: Endevelt R, Baron-Epel O, Viner A, Heymann A.
JOURNAL TITLE: Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice
ARTICLE TITLE: Socioeconomic status and gender affects utilization of medical nutrition therapy
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