Writing for Publication in Nursing, Paperback / softback Book

Writing for Publication in Nursing Paperback / softback


This in-depth resource on writing for nurses-clinicians, graduate students, researchers, and faculty-guides users step-by-step through the entire process of writing EB research papers and journal articles, disseminating clinical project findings and innovations, and preparing manuscripts for publication.

The completely updated fourth edition expands the content on conducting and writing systematic, integrative, and literature reviews; disseminating evidence and writing papers on clinical topics; and reporting quality improvement studies.

It provides new examples of excellent writing from a varied selection of nursing journals.

Woven throughout is an explanation of current writing guidelines for research such as CONSORT and PRISMA.

Also included are electronic versions of useful forms, and updated web resources relevant to each chapter. Chapters feature helpful tables, figures, and illustrations, learner exercises to guide development of competencies, and discussion topics designed to address the variety of challenges posed when writing for publication.

The print version of the book includes free, searchable, digital access to entire contents. New to the Fourth Edition:Updates all chapters and includes new examples from a wide variety of nursing journalsExpands content on conducting and writing systematic, integrative, and literature reviewsCovers disseminating evidence and writing papers on clinical topicsDiscusses reporting quality improvement studiesPresents guidelines for reporting different types of researchDiscusses criteria for evaluating the quality of a nursing journal and avoiding predatory journalsExamines open access journal marketsDelivers strategies for interprofessional collaborationUpdates content on reporting quality improvementOffers tips to avoid plagiarismIncludes examples of electronic versions of useful formsDiscusses writing case studies, case reports, policy papers, and articlesExpands discussion and examples of searchable databasesUpdates web resources in each chapter and in appendixKey Features:Takes the reader step-by-step through the entire process of writing for publicationCovers conducting and writing a literature review and writing research, review, quality improvement, EBP, and clinical practice articlesDelivers strategies for writing all types of journal articles, chapters, books, and other forms of writingIncludes tips for turning dissertations, DNP projects, and course assignments into manuscriptsDetails the submission, editorial review, and publication processesIncludes a module for online courses in each chapterIncludes Instructors Guide, Power Points, sample syllabus


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 440 pages
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Co Inc
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  • Category: Nursing research & theory
  • ISBN: 9780826147011

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