Month: May 2013

CFS: Am J of Nursing

American Journal of Nursing (AJN) – ranks 29/95 of nursing journals with Impact Factor of 1.119. AJN reaches more nurses than any other nursing journal through our robust print, digital, iPad, institutional, and social media channels. AJN publishes original research, QI and review articles as primary feature articles and CE articles. We also publish shorter, … Continue reading CFS: Am J of Nursing

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Chronicle: How to Restart Your Research This Summer

Natalie Houston, writing in the Chronicle of Higher Education, offers advice on using the summer to restart your research and writing: One of the best ways to get back to a research project that’s been cooling off for a while is to work a little bit on it most days. Doing some bibliography searches, free-writing … Continue reading Chronicle: How to Restart Your Research This Summer

Creative Routine

Most people would probably think it improbable to see "creative" and "routine" as companions in the same sentence. However, because you are reading this, you aren't "most people." This week on Brain Pickings, Maria Popova examines "The Pace of Productivity and How to Master Your Creative Routine": http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/05/22/manage-your-day-to-day-99u/ Productivity and creativity are habits, not inspired moments. Hope … Continue reading Creative Routine

Call for Clinical Editors (Book Publisher)

CALL FOR CLINICAL EDITORS Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins seeks nurses to serve as Clinical Editors for books in the award-winning Incredibly Easy Series, as well as other popular reference titles. As Clinical Editor, you will aid with a book’s revision by identifying items that require updating, soliciting contributors and reviewers, performing review, and … Continue reading Call for Clinical Editors (Book Publisher)

Chronicle: Researchers and Scientific Groups Make New Push Against Impact Factors

Reported today in the Chronicle of Higher Education: More than 150 researchers and 75 scientific groups issued a declaration on Thursday against the widespread use of journal "impact factors," blaming the practice for dangerous distortions in financing and hiring in science. The impact factor "has a number of well-documented deficiencies as a tool for research assessment," the scientists said … Continue reading Chronicle: Researchers and Scientific Groups Make New Push Against Impact Factors

CFS: MedSurg Matters!

MedSurg Matters! http://www.amsn.org/professional-development/periodicals/medsurg-matters-newsletter Newsletter: MedSurg Matters! is the official member newsletter of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) and is indexed in the Cumulative Index in Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL). It contains peer-reviewed clinical articles and is distributed six times a year as a benefit of membership. Each issue includes at least one CNE … Continue reading CFS: MedSurg Matters!