Writing for Publication in Nursing / Edition 1

Writing for Publication in Nursing / Edition 1

by Marilyn H. Oermann
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781725550

ISBN-13: 9780781725552

Pub. Date: 01/28/2002

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Written by the editor of a cutting-edge nursing journal, Outcomes Management , this book doubles as a textbook for graduate students in nursing and as a reference book for nurses. Designed to describe the process of writing for publication, the book discusses writing various types of articles for publication in journals; structuring different types of

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Written by the editor of a cutting-edge nursing journal, Outcomes Management , this book doubles as a textbook for graduate students in nursing and as a reference book for nurses. Designed to describe the process of writing for publication, the book discusses writing various types of articles for publication in journals; structuring different types of articles; submitting materials; and strategies for dealing with editorial issues. Information about electronic publishing and writing for online journals is included. Useful features include summaries, reference lists, and online writing strategies. Chapter examples enliven text presentation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781725552
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

SECTION I PREPARING TO WRITE

1 Getting Started 3

2 Selecting a Journal 17

3 Authorship and Preparing to Write 33

4 Reviewing the Literature 47

SECTION II WRITING RESEARCH, EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE, AND CLINICAL PRACTICE ARTICLES

5 Writing Research Articles 89

6 Review and Evidence-Based Practice Articles 137

7 Clinical Practice Articles 165

SECTION III CHAPTERS, BOOKS, AND OTHER FORMS OF WRITING

8 Other Types of Writing 189

9 Books and Book Chapters 203

SECTION IV THE WRITING PROCESS

10 Writing Process 221

11 References 259

12 Tables and Figures 271

SECTION V FINAL PAPER THROUGH PUBLICATION

13 Final Paper and Submission to Journal 291

14 Editorial Review Process 307

15 Publishing Process 333

APPENDICES

Appendix 1 Selected Statistical Symbols and áAbbreviations 347

Appendix 2 Unnecessary Words in Writing 349

Appendix 3 Guidelines and Resources for Preparing Manuscripts 351

Index 353

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