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How to cite using AMA in the Health Sciences: Online Report

This guide covers the basics of the American Medical Association's (AMA) citation style.

Format, Example and Tips - Online Report

Elements to include and formatting

Author(s). Report title.  Published date. Updated date. Accessed date. (if these dates are available). URL (no period after the URL)

Example

  1. Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction. Case studies from four Canadian clinics. Published June 2020. Accessed November 23, 2020. https://www.ccsa.ca/sites/default/files/2020-06/CCSA-Expanded-Response-Options-Opioid-Harms-Case-Studies-2020-en.pdf

Tips

  • This example can be used for citing online Government, Organization, or Association reports.

Questions?

Questions about the AMA Manual of Style? 

Contact the librarians at the
NJM Health Sciences Library
healthlibrary@umanitoba.ca
200 level, Brodie Centre

The content and design of this page was copied and adapted from the guide "AMA Style: the Basics for Pharmacy Writing" written and developed by Caitlin Carter, University of Waterloo Library.