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Examples of Vancouver referencing style  |Make sense of referencingIn-text and reference list examples of the Vancouver method  on p 34+  | Characteristics of the method on p 10.

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Referencing styles at Stellenbosch

Authors of academic texts always need to acknowledge the sources they use for their research.

Follow the link below to learn why you need to reference, when and how you should provide references. The book covers the Harvard, APA and Vancouver methods and the footnote system.

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Training 2021: Your library online, services, spaces & resources

Welcome to this session and guide which serve as introduction to your online library and resources to help you with your assignment as PG Dipl  Health Care Management student in Health systems, policy and financing module 13081-775

Online Books from Clinical Key,
Use Advanced Search on library search box;
Resources to help you compile a search string
Databases: Pubmed  Scopus Ebscohost, Sabinet Reference,  Africa Wide.

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Example: Search string using boolean logic


What are the challenges and opportunities in the adoption of leadership, innovation and global trends in Health Reform

 (leadership OR innovation OR "global trend*" ) AND "health reform" AND adopt*

  ( ___ OR ___OR  ____ )  AND ___ AND _____

Search strategy tutorial

Worksheet for search strategy: practical example

Key databases for Medicine & Health Sciences

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