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Citing and referencing: Standards and Pharmacopoeias

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Standards and Pharmacopoeias



Organization Responsible for the Standard. Standard #Number - Name of Standard [Internet]. Year [revision DD Month Year; cited Year Month DD]. Available from URL. 

Reference List Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code. Standard 1.2.5 – Date Marking of Packaged Food [Internet]. 2012 [revised 11 Oct 2012; cited 2014 May 20]. Available from:
Reference List Standards Australia. AS ISO 15189-2013 - Medical laboratories: Requirements for quality and competence [Internet]. 2013 [cited 2016 Jan 15]. Available from



Title Of Resource. Volume number. Place of publication: Publisher; Year of publication. Title of section/chapter/monograph; pages

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British Pharmacopoeia

British Pharmacopoeia 2016. Volume 4. London: Stationery Office; 2015. St. John's Wort; p. 387-388

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U.S. Pharmacopoeia

2016 U.S. Pharmacopoeia-National Formulary [USP 39 NF 34]. Volume 1. Rockville, Md: United States Pharmacopeial Convention, Inc; 2015. [1151] Pharmaceutical dosage forms; p. 1445-1468.