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Palliative and End-of-Life Care: Documentation/APA

Fordham library resources and additional information on various aspects of palliative and end-of-life care.

APA Citations (7th Edition)

Why Use APA Style?

  • APA:  the writing and documentation style of the American Psychological Association; used in the social sciences, e.g., education, business, social work, nursing.
  •  APA:  has standardized methods for citing print and electronic sources in research.
  •  APA:  offers a uniform style so that all researchers "are on the same page."
  •  APA:  presents a way to organize and communicate technical information so that writing is universally understood.
  •  The purpose of citing is to help readers locate the sources from your paper and to give proper credit to the author(s).

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