Of the 23 trials they identified, 12 were methodologically sound enough to include in their analysis. The analysis revealed that some statistically significant weight loss occurred, but the magnitude of the effect is small and the clinical relevance is uncertain. They also found that gastrointestinal adverse events were twice as likely in the hydroxycitric acid group as in the placebo group. When you are considering the potential benefits of products look for meta-analysis studies that take in all the sound research available.
Dissertation Structure: Last name, First Name. Title. Diss. Name of University, Year Published. Web. Date accessed. Note: MLA7 does not require the URL in the citation. Your teacher or professor will advise you to include the URL or not. The URL belongs in a bracket and goes at the end of the citation. Example: Wilson, Peggy Lynn.
To cite a dissertation, include in the entry the author, title, and date of publication as core elements. As an optional element, list the institution granting the degree and a description of the work.
MLA citation format for a published dissertation: Author. Title in italics. Dissertation, School. Ann Arbor: ProQuest/UMI, date. (Publication No. [number].) Crowe, Byron Dan. I ain't fattening frogs for snakes: An inquiry into the application of creativity research to teaching practice. Dissertation, California Institute of . Use the following template to cite a dissertation using the MLA citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.
We cite according to the 8th edition of MLA, 6th edition of APA, and 16th edition of Chicago (8th edition Turabian). Use one of the following to denote the type of thesis you are citing: "MA thesis" for a master of the arts thesis, "MS thesis" for a master of the sciences thesis, and "Diss." for a doctoral dissertation.