<patent>

Patent Number, Cited

Definition

The identification information (typically the patent number, or number and name) for a cited patent

Remarks

This element may be used in bibliographic references (<citation> and <nlm-citation>). For extensive examples of formatted <nlm-citation>s including use of <patent>s in <nlm-citation>s, see: Sample PubMed Central Citations. To see tagged versions of these examples, see: Sample PubMed Central Citations - XML Tagged.

Attributes

content-type Type of Content
country Country

Model Information

Content Model

<!ELEMENT  patent       (#PCDATA %patent-elements;)*                 >

Description

Text, numbers, or special characters, zero or more

This element may be contained in:

<citation> Citation; <nlm-citation> NLM Citation Model; <product> Product Information; <related-article> Related Article Information

Tagged Example

In a NLM-style bibliographic citation:


...
<ref>
<nlm-citation citation-type="patent">
<person-group person-group-type="inventor">
<name>
<surname>Blanco</surname>
<given-names>Ernesto E</given-names>
</name>
<name>
<surname>Meade</surname>
<given-names>John C</given-names>
</name>
<name>
<surname>Richards</surname>
<given-names>William D</given-names>
</name>
</person-group>
<collab collab-type="assignee">Ophthalmic Ventures</collab>
<article-title>Surgical Stapling system</article-title>
<source>US patent</source>
<patent>4,969,591</patent>
<year>1990</year>
<month>11</month>
<day>13</day>
</nlm-citation>
</ref>
...


Module

references.ent