Examples of References in APA Style
Periodical General format:
Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (year). Title of article. Title of Periodical, volume number(issue number), page numbers. doi:xx.xxxxxxxxxx
Journal article with Digital Object Identifier (DOI):
Wiley, L. F., & Gostin, L. O. (2009). The International response to climate change: An agenda for global health. The Journal of the American Medical Association, 302(11), 1218-1220. doi:10.1001/jama.2009.1381
Journal article without DOI:
Scala, R., & Naldi, M. (2008, August). Ventilators for noninvasive ventilation to treat acute respiratory failure. Respiratory Care, 53(8), 1054-1080. Retrieved from http://www.rcjournal.com/
Journal article with more than seven authors:
Chan, P. S., Nichol, G., Krumholz, H. M., Spertus, J. A., Jones, P. G., Peterson, E. D., . . .Nallamothu, B. K. (2009). Racial differences in survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest. The Journal of the American Medical Association, 302(11), 1195-1201. doi:10.1001/jama.2009.1340
Yapko, M. & Marano, H. E. (2009, September). Secondhand blues. Psychology Today. Retrieved from http://www.psychologytoday.com
Frellick, M. (2009, November 2). Gestational diabetes at a glance. Sun Sentinel. Retrieved from http://www.sun-sentinel.com
Daily Newspaper Article:
Bakalar, N. (2009, August 11). Five–second touch can convey specific emotion, study finds. The New York Times (Late edition). p. D3.
Yanovski (2002) reported that “the current state of the treatment for obesity is similar to the state of the treatment of hypertension several decades ago” (p. 600).
Critser (2003) noted that despite growing numbers of overweight Americans, many health care providers still “remain either in ignorance or outright denial about the health danger to the poor and the young” (p. 5).
Yanovski (2002) explained that sibutramine suppresses appetite by blocking the reuptake of the neurotransmitters serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain (p. 594).
Sibutramine suppresses appetite by blocking the reuptake of the neurotransmitters serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain (Yanovski, 2002, p. 594).