This tag should be used for questions about citing in the Vancouver system, which is also referred to as the Vancouver reference system or author-number system.

This tag should be used for questions about citing in the Vancouver system, which is also referred to as the Vancouver reference system or author-number system.

According to Wikipedia the system is often used in the physical sciences and medicine. There are a lot of differences regarding the details, such as punctuation or the usage of italics. The latest style guide for the Vancouver system is the book Citing Medicine.