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Reference list examples

Sources with the reference list follow the same order as the in-text citations, i.e., in-text citation number 1 will be reference list entry number 1 and so on. 
Use the examples within this guide to format your references. Refer to the AMA Manual of Style, 11th Edition for further information.

Example reference list


  1. Hoppert M. Microscopic Techniques in Biotechnology. Wiley-VCH; 2003.
  2. Drummond P. Triggers of motion sickness in migraine sufferers. Headache. 2005;45(6):656-656. doi:10.1111/j.1526-4610.2005.05132.x
  3. Gallen I, ed. Type 1 Diabetes: Clinical Management of the Athlete. Springer; 2012.
  4. Gappmaier E, Tavazoie SF, Jacketta MG. Cardiorespiratory response to exercise on a large therapeutic roll. Cardiopulm Phys Ther J. 2013;24(3):5-13.
  5. CMS proposals to implement certain disclosure provisions of the Affordable Care Act. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Updated December 14, 2011. Accessed January 30, 2012.
  6. Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Hypertension, insulin, and proinsulin in participants with impaired glucose tolerance. Hypertension. 2002;40(5):679-686. doi:10.1161/01.hyp.0000035706.28494.09