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  • Title Focus of journal /types of article wanted Contact Details Birth: Issues in Perinatal Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Birth: Issues in Perinatal Care is a multidisciplinary, Editor: Diony Young Care refereed journal devoted to issues and practices in the care of childbearing women, infants, Contact details: 43 Oak Street, Geneseo, NY 14454, USA; and families. The aims of Birth are: *To publish well-designed research in pregnancy and Email diony@frontiernet.net Instructions to authors: childbirth, from sophisticated advances in medicine to the parents' physical and emotional http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp? needs; *To provide a timely and lively forum for current issues in maternal and newborn care ref=0730-7659&site=1 and education; *To underline the importance of evidence-based medicine in making effective Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/bir changes in clinical practices. Target audience: Birth is a multidisciplinary. Maternal and neonatal health professionals - nurses, midwives, physicians, childbirth educators, public health workers, breast feeding counsellors and others who care for childbearing women and families Frequency: Quarterly Blackwell Publishing Griselda Campbell, Editorial Acquisition for Nursing and Health Care – Journals, Associate Director, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 9600 Garsington Road, Oxford OX4 2DQ Tel: 44 (0) 1865 476515 Email: griselda.campbell@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com Beth Knight, Editorial Acquisition for Nursing and Health Care - Books Publisher Address as above Tel: 44 (0) 1865 476505 Email: beth.knight@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com Website: www.blackwellnursing.com British Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: A clinical, peer-reviewed journal that appeals to both Editor: Rebecca Cosgrave Cardiac Nursing hospital and community-based nurses caring for cardiac patients. It publishes articles on Contact details: Tel: 020 7501 6769, clinical subjects, practical procedures, care studies and research and development. It provides Email: rebecca.c@markallengroup.com a forum for discussion, and carries comment and discussion on relevant policy. Target audience: Instructions to authors: Email Rebecca Cosgrave Staff and senior staff nurses Website: www.internurse.com Frequency: Monthly British Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: BJCN publishes a wide range of articles on all Editor: Tom Pollard Community Nursing aspects of nursing in the community, including updates on clinical issues, developments in Contact details: British Journal of Community Nursing, MA practice, research, education and policy. The emphasis of the journal is on providing accessible Healthcare Ltd, St Jude's Church, Dulwich Road, Herne Hill, articles that the district nursing team can use to support and inform practice. BJCN is keen to London SE24 OPB. Tel: 020 7501 6707 (direct), 020 7738 5454 support new authors, who are encouraged to contact the editor. Target audience: District (switchboard), Fax: 020 7978 8316, nurses, community staff nurses Email: tom@markallengroup.com
  • Frequency: Monthly Instructions to authors: http://www.bjcn.co.uk/downloads/auth_guid.pdf Website: www.bjcn.co.uk Other information: Please feel free to contact the editor to discuss any ideas you have, or to see whether your article will be suitable for the journal. The journal is indexed on CINAHL, BNI and Medline. British Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Topics covered include: clinical; research; Editor: Fiona McGuinness Midwifery professional issues; international issues; education; legal issues; changing practice; evidence- Contact details: British Journal of Midwifery, St Jude's Church, based practice; women's issues; ethics and research critiques Target audience: Midwives - Dulwich Road, London SE24 0PO. Tel: 0207 501 6708, Fax: 0207 those in practice, students, research and education. Obstetricians and health visitors 978 8316, Frequency: Monthly Email: fiona.m@markallengroup.com Instructions to authors: http://www.markallengroup.com/healthcare/bjm/pages/instruction stoauthors.htm Website: www.intermid.co.uk and www.britishjournalofmidwifery.com Other information: Submitted articles welcome. All articles are double-blind peer reviewed. British Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The journal's main focus is on clinical nursing care Editor: Tara D Foss Nursing and practice. It publishes research, literature reviews, and case studies that offer practical Contact details: British Journal of Nursing, MA Healthcare Ltd, St evidence-based recommendations for nurses. It caters for all general and specialist areas of Jude's Church, Dulwich Road, Herne Hill, London SE24 OPB. Tel: nursing while also aiming to examine the commonalities of nursing practice. We therefore 020 7501 6715, Fax: 020 7978 8316, welcome articles on all topics relating to nursing as long as they have direct relevance for the Email: tara@markallengroup.com clinical nurse. Apart from clinical topics the journal also covers educational, ethical, legal and Instructions to authors: professional issues and has columns and correspondence to provide a forum for professional http://www.britishjournalofnursing.com/authors.php debate and discussion. Website: www.internurse.com or www.britishjournalofnursing.com Target audience: Clinical nurses in secondary care; Student nurses (both pre- and post Other information: The British Journal of Nursing is a double- registration); Specialist nurses; Educationalists (for reference and teaching purposes) blind peer-reviewed journal. It is indexed on the International Frequency: Fortnightly Nursing Index, Medline and CINAHL. We welcome unsolicited article submissions
  • Cancer Nursing Practice Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Cancer Nursing Practice is the first UK journal Editor: Dr Karen Birmingham devoted to bringing news, opinions, features and clinical articles to those professionals working Contact details: The Heights, 59-65 Lowlands Road, Harrow-on- in the field of cancer nursing care all in the pages of one journal. Articles are written by nurses the-Hill, Middlesex HA1 3AE Instructions to authors: The working at all levels and in all spheres of cancer nursing, and by experienced journalists who instructions to authors are printed in almost every issue of the solicit the views of experts in the field. Topics covered include the aetiology, diagnosis, journal and will soon appear on the website. They can also be treatment and management of all cancers; palliative care; the education, policies, politics and obtained via Helen Hyland, finances underlying cancer nursing. Target audience: Professionals working in cancer care Email: helen.hyland@rcnpublishing.co.uk Frequency: 10 times per year, monthly except August and January Website: http://www.nursing-standard.co.uk/cancernursing/ Other information: Please contribute your work or views of the field to Karen.birmingham@rcnpublishing.co.uk Community Practitioner Focus of journal /types of article wanted: We publish a range of material including: Editor: Melanie Danforth *Clinical/practice updates on clinical topics e.g. eczema care, breastfeeding, the identification Contact details: Editor's contact details - Tel: 020 7939 7061, and management of angina - usually 2,000 words; *Professional papers on a range of Fax: 020 7403 2976, professional topics. These papers are double blind peer reviewed and the preferred length is Email: commprac@easynet.co.uk OR Jane Appleton - Professional 2,500-3,500 words; *Research papers - reports of original research and methodological papers. Editor, Tel: 01865-221 962, These papers are double blind peer reviewed and the preferred length is 3,000-4,000 words; Email: jvappleton@brookes.ac.uk *Letters; *News features - including local news, short reports on innovative practice; *Political Instructions to authors: Moira Davies - Editorial Administrator, and policy analysis and opinion pieces. Target audience: Community Practitioners Tel. 020 7403 6426, Frequency: Monthly Email: Moira.Davies@amicus-m.org Website: www.amicus-cphva.org Other information: Please feel free to contact the Editors is you are thinking about writing for Community Practitioner Diversity in Health and Focus of journal /types of article wanted: All aspects of diversity including culture, belief, Editor: Paula McGee and Mark R D Johnson Social Care disability, gender, learning disability as well as under served and marginalized populations, on Contact details: Professor Paula McGee, School of Health and health and social care topics: *Evaluative studies and methodological debates; *Practice papers Policy Studies, Faculty of Health and Community Care, University that provide examples of culturally competent practice or which address the practicalities, of Central England, Perry Barr, Birmingham B42 2SU.Tel: 0121 331 policy or managerial aspects of delivering services to members of diverse groups; *Debate 5340 papers that address key issues in diversity of that focus on under-researched topics; Email: paula.mcgee@uce.ac.uk AND Professor Mark Johnson, Mary *Knowledge-sharing reports that may include short papers about initiatives to improve practice, Seacole Research Centre, De Montfort University, 266 London information about tools and resources for practitioners Road, Leicester LE2 1RQ Tel: 0116 201 3906 Target audience: Practitioners, Teachers and advanced learners and Researchers in health and Email mrdj@dmu.ac.uk social care, nursing, social work, medicine and community development Instructions to authors: http://www.radcliffe-oxford.com/dhsc Frequency: Quarterly Website: http://www.radcliffe-oxford.com/dhsc Other information: Manuscripts can be sent as attachments to dhsc@radcliffemed.com and will automatically be forwarded to
  • the editors and publishers Education for Primary The leading primary care journal, reflecting the needs, experience, expertise and innovations of Editor: John Pitts Care multi-disciplinary practitioners. It publishes High-quality academic articles, Practical ideas Contact details: 39 Oak Road, Dibden Purlieu, Southampton SO45 based on relevant experiences, News and opinions of developments, Posters of pertinent 4PH. Email: johnrpitts@btopenworld.com research Target audience: All health professionals involved in improving academic standards Instructions to authors: See website and working practices Website: www.radcliffe-oxford.com/epc Frequency: Bi-Monthly Emergency Nurse Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Emergency Nurse is the leading journal focusing on Editor: Claire Picton, Consultant in emergency care nursing, The the needs of nurses working in all emergency and urgent care settings. The journal aims to Hillingdon Hospital, Middlesex. Managing Editor: Nick Lipley, RCN inform and encourage critical reflection among emergency care professionals by publishing Publishing Ltd Contact details: RCN Publishing Ltd, The Heights, articles with clear implications for practice. Articles are written by nurses and experienced 59-65 Lowlands Road, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex HA1 3AW journalists to ensure that Emergency Nurse has everything that readers need: news, opinion, in- Instructions to authors: Author guidelines are often printed in the depth features, clinical articles, study aids, book reviews and much more. Target audience: journal but are also on the website. They can also be obtained Nurses working in all emergency and urgent care settings from Helen Hyland, Email: helen.hyland@rcnpublishing.co.uk Frequency: Ten times a year, monthly except January and August Website: www.nursing-standard.co.uk/emergencynurse/ Other information: To contribute to the journal in any way, email nick.lipley@rcnpublishing.co.uk European Journal of European Journal of Cancer Care is a peer reviewed journal, providing a medium for Editor: Pat Webb Cancer Care communicating comprehensive, multi-professional cancer care across Europe and beyond and is Contact details: Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences, 2nd now firmly established as the forum for the exchange of knowledge, skills and opinion in the floor Grosvenor Wing, St George's Hospital Medical School, field of prevention, treatment, care and rehabilitation (including palliative care) of people with Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE. Tel: +44 20 8725 2249, cancer. Target audience: All Health professionals involved in Cancer Care Email: ruth.madder@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com Frequency: 5 times a year - March, May, July, September, and December. Print and Instructions to authors: www.blackwellpublishing.com/ecc online Website: www.blackwellpublishing.com/ecc Other information: Continuing Education through FACET section European Diabetes Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The official journal of the Federation of European Editor: Sarah Hills Nursing Nurses in Diabetes. European Diabetes Nursing aims to embrace clinical practice, policy, Contact details: Helen Ilter, Managing Editor, John Wiley & Sons research and systems of care specifically for nurses who work in diabetes across Europe. The Ltd, The Atrium, Southern Gate, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 journal is nurse led, multidisciplinary in scope, publishing a mixture of original research, SQ Tel: 01243 770520 reviews, case reports, and political comment. Target audience: Nurses working in the field of Email: EDN@wiley.co.uk Instructions to authors: Please contact diabetes care, research and education in Europe Helen Ilter at EDN@wiley.co.uk for more information Frequency: Three times yearly Website: www.interscience.wiley.com Other information: The Editor-in-Chief welcomes contributions to the journal of all types. Please contact the Managing Editor at
  • EDN@wiley.co.uk for more information. All articles are subject to peer review and approval by the Editor-in-Chief European, Dialysis and Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The EDTNA/ERCA Journal is the official publication Editor: Helen Noble Transplant Nursing of the European, Dialysis and Transplant Nursing Association - European Renal Care Association. Contact details: C/O Devonshire Ward, The Royal London Hospital, Association - European It publishes a broad range of peer reviewed clinical, research, educational and profession Whitechapel RD, London E1 1BB Instructions to authors: On the Renal Care Association oriented material for nephrology professionals. Papers are welcome from all members of the website or in most editions of the journal Journal multidisciplinary team. We seek to provide content that is relevant to and reflective of the Website: www.edtna-erca.org growing diversity of the renal community. Target audience: All professional working in the Other information: nephrology arena Frequency: Four times a year Health and Social Care Health and Social Care in the Community is an exciting international journal with a Editor: Karen Luker in the Community multidisciplinary approach recognizing the common ground between health and social care in the Contact details: Health and Social Care in the Community, NPCRDC, community. The Journal publishes: original research papers, policy and topical review articles; 5th Floor, Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Oxford policy and practice evaluations; book reviews; special issues. Target audience: Anyone involved in Road, Manchester M13 9PL. Tel: +44 161 275 7564, Fax: +44 161 primary health care, social work and the promotion of health 275 7563 Instructions to authors: Frequency: 6 - January, March, May, July, September, October. Print and online www.blackwellpublishing.com/hsc Website: www.blackwellpublishing.com/hsc Other information: Evidence Based Nursing Focus of journal: Highlights key findings and value added results summaries. Target Audience: Editor: Donna Ciliska, RN, PhD Nurses and healthcare professionals Contact details: RCN Publishing Company, The Heights, 59-65 Frequency: Quarterly - Jan, April, July, Oct Lowlands Road, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex, HA1 3AW Website: www.evidencebasednursing.com Gastrointestinal Nursing Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Gastrointestinal Nursing is the first UK journal Editor: Dr Karen Birmingham devoted to bringing news, opinions, features and clinical articles to those professionals working Contact details: The Heights, 59-65 Lowlands Road, Harrow-on- in the field of gastroenterology care all in the pages of one journal. Articles are written by the-Hill, Middlesex HA1 3AE Instructions to authors: The nurses working at all levels and in all spheres of cancer nursing, and by experienced journalists instructions to authors are printed in almost every issue of the who solicit the views of experts in the field. Topics covered include the aetiology, diagnosis, journal and will soon appear on the website. They can also be treatment and management of all GI disorders; the education, training, policies, politics and obtained via Helen Hyland, finances underlying endoscopy, stoma care, bowel management and liver diseases. Target Email: helen.hyland@rcnpublishing.co.uk audience: Professionals working in gastrointestinal nursing Website: http://www.nursing-standard.co.uk/gastrointestinal/ Frequency: 10 times per year, monthly except August and January Other information: Please contribute your work or views of the field to Karen.birmingham@rcnpublishing.co.uk
  • Health and Social Care Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Health and Social Care in the Community is an Editor: Karen Luker in the Community exciting international journal with a multidisciplinary approach recognizing the common ground Contact details: Health and Social Care in the Community, NPCRDC, between health and social care in the community. The Journal publishes: original research 5th Floor, Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Oxford papers, policy and topical review articles; policy and practice evaluations; book reviews; special Road, Manchester M13 9PL. Tel: +44 161 275 7564, Fax: +44 161 issues. Target audience: Anyone involved in primary health care, social work and the promotion 275 7563 of health Instructions to authors: www.blackwellpublishing.com/hsc Frequency: 6 - January, March, May, July, September, October. Print and online Website: www.blackwellpublishing.com/hsc Other information: Implementation Science Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Implementation Science is an Open Access, peer- Editor: Martin Eccles, University of Newcastle upon Tyne & Brian reviewed online journal that aims to publish research relevant to the scientific study of Mittman, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System Contact methods to promote the uptake of research findings into routine healthcare in both clinical and details: Centre for Health Services Research, Newcastle upon policy contexts. Biomedical research constantly produces new findings - but often these are not Tyne, United Kingdom. Email: martin.eccles@ncl.ac.uk & VA routinely translated into health care practice. Implementation research is the scientific study Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, USA. of methods to promote the systematic uptake of clinical research findings and other evidence- Email: Brian.Mittman@med.va.gov based practices into routine practice, and hence to improve the quality and effectiveness of Instructions to authors: health care. It includes the study of influences on healthcare professional and organisational http://www.implementationscience.com/info/instructions/default.a behaviour. This lack of routine uptake is strategically important for the development of sp healthcare as it clearly places an invisible ceiling on the potential for biomedical research to Website: http://www.implementationscience.com/home/ enhance health outcomes. Further, it is scientifically! Other information: Important because it identifies the behaviour of healthcare professionals and healthcare organisations as key sources of variance requiring improved empirical and theoretical understanding before effective intervention can be reliably achieved. Target audience: Implementation researchers, clinical governance leads, clinicians interested in quality improvement, policy makers. Frequency: Electronic open access. International Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The International Journal of Nursing Terminologies Editor: Rose Mary Carroll-Johnson Nursing Terminologies and Classifications publishes peer-reviewed articles and commentaries that promote worldwide Contact details: 27955 Trillium Lane, Valencia, CA 91354; and Classifications development, discussion, refinement, classification, and use of nursing terminologies and Email rose_mary@earthlink.net Instructions to authors: classifications. Papers that have a sound theoretical or philosophical base and reflect the http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp? diversity, quality, and internationalism of nursing will be considered for publication. Content ref=1541-5147&site=1 related to nursing diagnoses, interventions, and outcomes labels; concept analyses underlying Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/ijnt the labels; and computer applications of standardized nursing language are suitable for Other information: Visit NANDA (North American Nursing submission. Target audience: Nurse Administrators and Managers, Clinician/Staff Nurses, Diagnosis Association) International online at Consultants, Educators, Researchers, and Clinical Nurse Specialists http://www.nanda.org/
  • Frequency: Quarterly International Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: International Journal of Nursing Practice is a fully Editor: Alan Pearson Nursing Practice refereed journal that publishes original scholarly work that advances the international Contact details: School of Nursing and Midwifery, La Trobe understanding and development of nursing, both as a profession and as an academic discipline. University, Bundoora Vic 3083, Australia. Tel: +61 3 9479 5950, The Journal focuses on research papers and professional discussion papers that have a sound Fax: +61 3 9479 5988; email alan.pearson@latrobe.edu.au scientific, theoretical or philosophical base. Target audience: International: Senior nurses, Instructions to authors: midwives, health visitors, researchers, educators advanced nursing students, managers http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp? Frequency: Bimonthly ref=1322-7114&site=1 Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/ijn/ Other information: Online manuscript submission through Manuscript Central at: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jnu International Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The International Journal of Nursing Studies Editor: Professor Dame Jenifer Wilson-Barnett Nursing Studies provides a forum for publication of original papers of the highest standard that report Contact details: Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and research findings and research-based reviews and analysis. It aims to contribute to the Midwifery, King's College London, James Clerk Maxwell Building, advancement of the science and practice of nursing and interrelated disciplines worldwide by 57 Waterloo Road, London SE1 8WA. Tel: Tel: 020 7848 3563, the international dissemination of sound information based on rigorous methods of research Fax: 020 7848 3506 and scholarship. The journal welcomes submissions of original research papers, critical reviews Instructions to authors: http://authors.elsevier.com of the literature, concise papers providing evidence on topical issues, and book reviews. Authors Website: http://www.elsevier.com should highlight the significance of their work to nursing and midwifery theory, practice and Other information: All published papers containing research data education and the rganization of care. They should also identify how this might have relevance are peer-reviewed to countries other than their own, including other disciplines. Target audience: Nurses, midwives, educators, administrators and researchers in all areas of nursing and caring sciences. Frequency: 8 issues per year: Jan, Feb, Mar, May, Jul, Aug, Sep and Nov International Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: International Journal of Older People Nursing is an Editor: Brendan McCormack, Professor of Nursing Research, Older People Nursing international forum for advancing knowledge in gerontological nursing. The Journal publishes University of Ulster/Royal Hospitals, Belfast, UK; Jan Reed, scholarly and accessible material that challenges assumptions and provokes new ideas, helping Professor of Health Care for Older People, University of nurses develop and inform their practice and engage in the debates about the health and social Northumbria, UK. Contact details: International Journal of Older care services for older people. The Journal consists of two sections: scholarly, peer-reviewed People Nursing Editorial Office, Nursing Development Centre, 3rd original articles, and peer-reviewed practice development. Within the practice development Floor, Bostock House, Royal Victoria Hospital, Grosvenor Road, section are three commissioned scholarly papers: a literature scan, a paper on applications to Belfast, BT12 6BA, UK, E-mail: practice and a review paper. Each issue features practice development on a key aspect of older OPNOffice@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com people nursing. Target audience: Nurses who work with older people; academics with an interest Instructions to authors: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/opn/ in gerontological nursing research and scholarship; lecturers who teach and facilitate learning - click on 'author guidelines' to do with nursing and older people; facilitators of change of practice with older people and Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/opn/
  • older people services; and all those with an interest in gerontology and the advancement of Other information: New Journal for 2006 (was previously a gerontological practice, research and education. supplement to Journal of Clinical Nursing) Frequency: Publishes quarterly (print and online). International Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: IJPN is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes Editor: Sarah Hill Palliative Nursing research articles and reviews on all aspects of palliative nursing practice, education and Contact details: MA Healthcare Ltd, St Jude's Church, Dulwich management. Articles address the needs of people facing any life-threatening illness, at any Road, London SE24 0PB. Tel: 020 7501 6714, Fax: 020 7978 8316, stage of the disease continuum, who are cared for and supported in any care setting. IJPN Email: sarah.hill@markallengroup.com endorses and values interprofessional working and welcomes articles and correspondence from Instructions to authors: all professional groups. It also publishes short comment pieces, guest editorials, and book and http://www.ijpn.co.uk/pages/instructionstoauthors.htm website reviews. Target audience: Nurses and other health-care professionals involved in Website: www.ijpn.co.uk or www.internurse.com palliative nursing around the world Other information: Authors are encouraged to get in touch with Frequency: Monthly the editor if they have any questions or wish to discuss their ideas International Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The International Journal of Therapy and Editor: Rebecca Linssen Therapy and Rehabilitation (IJTR) offers an interdisciplinary approach to education, research and clinical Contact details: Caroline Finucane, Managing Editor, Tel: +44 (0)20 Rehabilitation practice in therapy and rehabilitation. It publishes peer-reviewed research and information 7501 6713, email: caroline@markallengroup.com Instructions to presented in an accessible, informative and professional medium that aims to inform evidence- authors: Can be obtained by contacting the Managing Editor, based practice. It also provides a forum for the discussion of new ideas, information and issues Caroline Finucane, Tel: +44 (0)20 7501 6713, relating to all aspects of therapy and rehabilitation. Commissioned commentaries, published Email: caroline@markallengroup.com alongside each article, provide further thought and analysis to the content with the aim of Website: Currently being updated extending readers' perspectives. Target audience: Physiotherapists, occupational therapists, Other information: speech and language therapists and other professionals of all levels working in therapy and rehabilitation Frequency: Monthly International Nursing Focus of journal /types of article wanted: International Nursing Review (INR) is the official Editor: Dr Jane Robinson, Staffordshire, UK Review journal of the International Council of Nurses, the organization that represents the National Contact details: INR Editorial Office, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Nurses' Associations (NNAs) from 120 countries. INR is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal 9600 Garsington Road, Oxford, OX4 2DQ, UK, Tel: +44 (0)1865 that focuses on original articles that help to forward the International Council of Nurses' 476540, Fax: +44 (0)1865 471540, (ICN) mission world-wide by representing nursing, advancing the profession and shaping health Email: tracey.baker@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com policy. INR encourages nurses to describe their work and to document their experience and Instructions to authors: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/inr/ research, and to submit articles that reflect the ICN values of flexibility, inclusiveness, - click on 'author guidelines' partnership, achievement and visionary leadership. Authors are encouraged to explore beyond Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/inr/ local or national interests to the more general, global application of the principles underlying Other information: Indexed by Medline; CINAHL; ASSIA; their work. Regulation of the profession, workplace issues, innovations in practice, patient PsycINFO; and British Nursing Index. safety, education, ethics, and the impact of globalisation and technology on nursing and health
  • and social policy are prominent concerns of this journal. ICN will also continue to contribute to the ongoing development of nursing internationally with its regular section on International Perspectives. Target audience: International nurses, nurses in NNAs, policy makers, government nurses, nurses in practice, researchers, academics and students of nursing and the health sciences. Frequency: Publishes Quarterly (print and online) Journal of Advanced Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Journal of Advanced Nursing (JAN) is a world Editor: Alison Tierney (Adjunct Professor at the Department of Nursing leading international peer reviewed Journal. JAN contributes to the global advancement of Clinical Nursing, University of Adelaide) Contact details: Journal nursing and midwifery knowledge, practice, education, management and policy by disseminating of Advanced Nursing, Blackwell Publishing, 9600 Garsington Road, high quality research and scholarship of contemporary relevance. JAN targets readers who are Oxford, OX4 2DQ. Tel: +44 (0) 1865 476518, Fax: +44 (0) 1865 committed to advancing practice and professional development on the basis of new knowledge 471518, and evidence. Readers include managers and senior members of the nursing and midwifery Email: jan@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com professions, nurse researchers, nurse educators, nursing students, and other healthcare Instructions to authors: www.journalofadvancednursing.com professionals with an interest in common issues and interdisciplinary collaboration. Target Website: www.journalofadvancednursing.com audience: International. International. Senior nurses, midwives and health visitors, managers, Other information: Submit your manuscript online at researchers, educators, advanced nursing students. Medical & all healthcare professionals https://Mc.manuscriptcentral.com/Jan Indexed by ISI and Frequency: Twice a month, 24 issues per year. Print and online Medline. Journal of the American Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Editor: Charon Pierson Academy of Nurse Practitioners (JAANP) is a peer-reviewed professional journal that serves as the official Contact details: College of Health Sciences, University of Texas at Practitioners publication of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Published since 1989, the JAANP El Paso, 1101 N. Campbell St., El Paso, TX 79902; is designed to serve the needs of nurse practitioners and other health care professionals who Email cpierson@aanp.org have a major interest in primary health care. The JAANP publishes timely original, peer- Instructions to authors: reviewed articles addressing clinical practice, clinical management, health policy, research, http://www.aanp.org/Publications/JAANP/Author+Information.ht education and other issues affecting nurse practitioners and other primary health care m providers. Target audience: Nurse Practitioners Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/jaanp Frequency: Monthly Other information: Visit the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners online at http://www.aanp.org Journal of Child and Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Editor: Elizabeth C. Poster Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing is uniquely placed focusing exclusively on issues of child and adolescent metal health Contact details: University of Texas at Arlington, 411 S Nursing around the world. The journal includes peer-reviewed, original articles from a wide range of Nedderman Drive, Arlington, TX 76019-0407; disciplines working in a wide variety of settings. The breadth of topics covered include Email poster@uta.edu Instructions to authors: psychosocial care; the impact of nursing care on cognitive, social, or emotional growth and http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp? development; environmental factors that facilitate or constrain mental health; social policy ref=1073-6077&site=1 factors that influence the delivery of healthcare services; care of emotionally disturbed Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/jcap
  • children in schools, inpatient, and outpatient settings; care within the juvenile justice system; Other information: Visit the Association of Child Psychiatric and psychiatric nursing education and research. Columns highlight conferences held around the Nursing (ACAPN) Division of the International Society of world, book reviews of popular literature useful to clinicians, and case studies. Special theme Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses (ISPN) online at topics are published periodically as an outcome of conferences and needs of the readers. http://www.ispn-psych.org/html/acapn.html Target audience: Nurses and health professionals undertaking clinical practice, teaching or research in paediatric and adolescent psychiatric care Journal of Child Health Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The aim of the journal is to publish original research Editor: Dr Bernie Carter, Professor of Children's Nursing Contact Care or original contributions to the existing literature on child health care. The journal publishes details: Department of Nursing, University of Central Lancashire, articles covering a very wide range of issues affecting children's (and their families) health. Preston PR1 2HE, United Kingdom. Tel: 01772-893 720, Fax: Articles reflect the fact that health and social care are closely interlinked and that child 01772-894 968, email: bcarter@uclan.ac.uk Book reviews are health is affected by many factors. Articles fall into three main areas; primary research, managed by Joan Simons, Thames Valley University, UK, reviews and reflections. Article word length is usually 3000-3500 words. This can be Email: joan.simons@tvu.ac.uk Research and reviews are managed negotiated with the Editor. Three copies (and a disk copy) of the article should be sent as word by Sue Hooton at Shooton@uclan.ac.uk Instructions to authors: 1) documents to Bernie Carter. Target audience: Although our primary readership in the past has Go to the journal website and follow the links; 2) Published in the been children's nurses we have increasingly been attracting a wider audience (of both readers Journal. and contributors) including other health and health care professionals, social workers, youth Website: http://chc.sagepub.com and community workers, teachers and voluntary workers. Other information: The Journal is the official journal of the Frequency: The Journal is published quarterly - March, June, September, and December. Association of British Paediatric Nurses Journal of Clinical Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Journal of Clinical Nursing (JCN) is an international Editor: Roger Watson (Graduate Division of Nursing and Midwifery Nursing peer reviewed Journal that promotes the development and exchange of knowledge and School of Nursing and Midwifery, The University of Sheffield) experience on all aspects of nursing and midwifery practice: *Development, testing, Contact details: Journal of Clinical Nursing, Blackwell Publishing dissemination and application of clinical knowledge and theory; *Development of clinical Ltd, 9600 Garsington Road, Oxford, OX4 2DQ, UK. Tel: +44 research, evaluation, evidence-based practice and scientific inquiry; *The nature of nursing (0)1865 476519, Fax: +44 (0)1865 471519, need, intervention, social interaction and models of service delivery; *Examination of clinical Email: jcn@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com decision making; *Role development and interdisciplinary working; *International issues; Instructions to authors: *Practice development and its evaluation; *Clinical nursing leadership. Target audience: Nurses http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/jcn/submiss.htm working in clinical practice, academic nurses and nursing research students Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/jcn Frequency: Monthly Other information: Submit your manuscript online at http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jcnur Indexed by ISI and Medline. Journal of Health Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Explores all aspects of the management and Editor: Nancy Harding and Jackie Ford (co-editors) Organisation and organisation of health services. The Journal seeks articles of 6,000-8,000 words in length that Contact details: Nancy Harding, Tel: 0113 343 6988, Management explores health organisations and their management in depth. Articles, which attempt to Email: hssnhh@Leeds.ac.uk Instructions to authors: See Emerald develop theory, are particularly welcome. There are also sections in which authors may make website or contact Vicky Williams
  • informed comments, or discuss work in progress. Doctoral students, and students undertaking Website: www.emeraldinsight.com/jhom.htm . Contact managing work for dissertations, are particularly encouraged to submit. editor, Vicky Williams, for more details: Vicky Williams, Target audience: Academics working in health studies and focusing upon management and Email: VWilliams@emeraldinsight.com organisation; practitioners interested in exploring and developing their understanding of health Other information: There is an annual prize for the best paper organisations and management. submitted Frequency: Six times a year Journal of Intellectual Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The principal aim of the Journal is to provide a Editor: Professor Bob Gates Disabilities medium for the exchange of best practice, knowledge and research between academic and Contact details: Thames Valley University, Wellington Street, professional disciplines from education, social and health settings to bring about advancement Slough, Berkshire SL1 1YG Instructions to authors: These are to of services for people with learning disabilities. The idea of a practice-led journal is both be found on the inside back cover of the journal. exciting and timely. This journal serves as a medium for all those involved with people with Website: www.sagepublications.com or http://jid.sagepub.com learning disabilities to submit and publish papers on issues relevant to promoting services for people with learning disabilities. Manuscripts submitted for publication must be highly relevant to practitioners and presented in a scholarly fashion. Target audience: All health and social care professionals working in the field of learning disabilities. Frequency: Four times per year Journal of Nursing Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Journal of Nursing Management is an international Editor: Professor Melanie Jasper, Head of Health and Social Management peer reviewed Journal for scholarly debate on issues relating to the management of nurses and Welfare Studies, Canterbury Christ Church University, UK nursing. Embracing the many facets of nursing management in modern international healthcare, Contact details: JNM Editorial Office, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, the popularity of Journal of Nursing Management as a professionally credible tool for the busy 9600 Garsington Road, Oxford, OX4 2DQ, UK, Tel: +44 (0)1865 healthcare manager, has grown significantly. Whether the reader is managing a small unit, or is 476540, Fax: +44 (0)1865 471540, involved in strategic planning, Journal of Nursing Management provides the research-based Email: tracey.baker@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com evidence on which each manager can base their management decisions and practice. Journal of Instructions to authors: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/jnm Nursing Management publishes papers in areas such as: leadership; clinical management - click on 'author guidelines' methods; management and organizational theories and their application to nursing; budget and Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/jnm resource allocation in health care; systems management; quality assurance; political issues and Other information: Online manuscript submission through the provision of health care; information technology; business and strategic planning and health Manuscript Central at: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jnm policy. Target audience: Nurse managers, senior nurses, health care policy makers, researchers, Indexed by Medline; CINAHL; ASSIA; PsycINFO; International students Nursing Index; and British Nursing Index. Frequency: Publishes 8 times a year (print and online) Journal of Nursing Focus of journal /types of article wanted: This widely read and respected journal features Editor: Sue Thomas Hegyvary, RN PhD FAAN Scholarship peer-reviewed, thought-provoking articles representing research by some of the world's Contact details: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA leading nurses exploring topics that affect the health of people in all parts of the globe. The Email: tjns@u.washington.edu
  • journal includes articles on world health, clinical scholarship, health policy and systems, and Editorial office: Melody Jones, Sigma Theta Tau International, profession and society. It is the official journal of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta 550 West North Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA. Tel: 001 Tau International and reflects the society's dedication to providing the tools necessary to 317 634 8171, Fax: 001 317 634 8188, improve nursing care around the world. Email: melody@stti.iupui.edu Target audience: International, nurse leaders, nurses working at all levels within hospital or Instructions to authors: community, researchers, managers, educators, nursing students. www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/jns/ Frequency: 4 - March, June, September, December. Print and online Website: www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/jns/ Other information: Online manuscript submission through Manuscript Central at: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jnu Journal of Obstetric, Focus of journal /types of article wanted: This peer-reviewed scientific and technical journal is Managing Editor: Angela Hartley Gynaecologic, and highly respected for groundbreaking articles on important - and sometimes controversial - Contact details: Neonatal Nursing issues. Articles published in JOGNN emphasize both evidence-based and clinical practice, Email ahartley@awhonn.org building both the evidence for practice and the clinical application of research finding. Recent Instructions to authors: articles on cancer in women and infants, cultural competence in obstetric/gynaecologic nursing, http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp? and trends in health care delivery systems have positively influenced nursing practice and ref=0884-2175&site=1 legislative policy. Other topics covered include perinatal infections, genetics, neonatal Website: http://jognn.awhonn.org emergencies, women's risk-taking behaviours, and labour support. Target audience: Nurses and Other information: Online manuscript submission through health professionals undertaking obstetric, gynaecologic, and neonatal care Editorial Manager at: http://jognn.edmgr.com Frequency: Bimonthly Visit the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) online at http://www.awhonn.org/ Journal of Psychiatric Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing is Editor: Professor Dawn Freshwater and Mental Health an international forum for the advancement of psychiatric and mental health nursing practice. Contact details: Dawn Freshwater, IHCS, Bournemouth University, Nursing It publishes peer-reviewed papers which reflect developments in knowledge, attitudes and 1st Floor Royal London House, Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, skills and integration of these into practice. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing: Dorset BH1 3LT, UK. *Provides a forum for critical debate on issues related to practice, education and policy in E-mail: dfreshwater@bournemouth.ac.uk Instructions to authors: mental healthcare; *Is committed to expanding the awareness of user and carer involvement; http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp?ref=1351-0126 *Contributes to the understanding of care and caring; *Publishes evidence of good practice Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/jpm/ that translates across geographical and cultural boundaries; *Provides leadership in a diversity Other information: Submit your manuscript online at of scholarship; *Recognizes the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration; *Is a repository http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jpm Indexed by Medline; of ideas, innovations, experiences and findings from evaluation or research Target audience: CINAHL; International Nursing Index; PsycINFO; Sociological Accomplished researchers and advanced practitioners, primary carers, first-time researchers, Abstracts; and Social Planning/Policy & Development. student thesis writers, professionals who are discovering and drawing conclusions from the service they provide in all areas of nursing practice, Be it through research, Education or service development Frequency: 6 per year. Print and online
  • Journal of Research in Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Research and development: subject matter which is Editor: Professor Veronica Bishop PhD.,M.Phil.,RGN.,FRSA Contact Nursing policy related, or addresses clinical, professional and managerial development. All issues details: SAGE Publications, 1 Oliver's Yard, 55 City Road, London pertaining to nursing which are presented in a scientific manner. EC1Y 1SP or Email direct to Prof. Bishop at profb@btinternet.com Target audience: Students, educationalists, managers, health related disciplines Instructions to authors: At the back of every issue of Journal of Frequency: Bi-monthly Research in Nursing or available on the website http://jrn.sagepub.com/ Website: via http://jrn.sagepub.com/ Other information: First journal to introduce open critique for quality papers in nursing in the UK. Good collaboration offered between authors and reviewers. Now published by SAGE Publications. Journal for Specialists Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The Journal for Specialists in Paediatric Nursing Editor: Roxie L. Foster in Paediatric Nursing (JSPN) is the international interdisciplinary resource for nurses who specialize in the care of Contact details: Editor-in-Chief, Journal for Specialists in children and families. JSPN bridges the gap between research and practice by publishing peer- Paediatric Nursing, 12650 West 64th Avenue, Unit E-416, Arvada, reviewed reliable, clinically relevant, and readily applicable evidence. Evidence includes CO 80004-3887; qualitative and quantitative research, clinical expertise, and the perspectives of children and Email roxie.foster@uchsc.edu families. The journal integrates the best evidence with paediatric nurses' passion for achieving Instructions to authors: the best outcomes. The journal values interdisciplinary perspectives in the care of children and http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp? families and publishes a wide variety of peer-reviewed papers on clinically relevant topics. Each ref=1539-0136&site=1 feature article concludes with a section titled, "How do I apply this information to nursing Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/jspn practice?" In addition, JSPN columns provide a forum for authors to share their expertise. The Other information: Online manuscript submission through concise, information-packed columns are popular with students and educators as well as with Manuscript Central at: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jspn clinicians. Target audience: Specialists in child and family care Frequency: Quarterly Journal of Wound Care Deborah Glover, Editor Tel: 0207 874 0384 Email: Deborah.glover@emap.com Web Site: http://www.journalofwoundcare.com/ Learning Disability Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Learning Disability Practice aims to inform and Editor: Ruth Northway Practice encourage critical reflection among learning disability nurses by publishing articles that have Contact details: Tel: 01443 483177, clear implications for practice. As well as publishing research and practice papers Learning Email: rnorthwa@glam.ac.uk Disability Practice also publishes opinion papers and continuing professional development papers. Instructions to authors: These are included in each edition of the Topic areas where papers are particularly sought are printed in the journal and are also journal and are available from the website
  • available on the web pages. Target audience: Learning disability nurses working at all levels. Website: http://www.nursing- Other practitioners working with people with learning disabilities standard.co.uk/learningdisabilitypractice/ Frequency: 10 editions per year Other information: Learning in Health and Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The journal will attract quality research on formal Editor: Michael Eraut Social Care and non-formal learning for, in or through professional practice. Papers are invited which: Contact details: Professor of Education, Education and *promote educational effectiveness; *provide research-based evidence on key learning issues; Development Building, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton BN1 *explore multi-professional learning in a variety of contexts; *debate formal and informal 9RG UK. OR Tracey Baker, Managing Editor, PO Box 321, Oxford, learning in a range of settings; *examine formal organisational learning, power, political OX2 9NA. Tel: +44 (0)1865 220070, relationships and resource challenges. Target audience: International, multi-professional, Email: tracey.baker@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com researchers, academics, and students. Looks at the approaches to learning and collaborative Instructions to authors: www.blackwellpublishing.com/lhs working within the health professions - nursing, occupational therapy, psychology, social work, Website: www.blackwellpublishing.com/lhs nurse education, midwifery, physiotherapy, osteopathy, arts therapy, optometry, radiography, Other information: health promotion Frequency: 4 times per year - March, June, September, December. Print and online Lifelines Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Lifelines presents the practical application of Editor: Jennifer P. Hellwig evidence and innovation within the most important women's health, obstetric and neonatal Contact details: Email jhellwig@awhonn.org topics, including cardiovascular, reproductive and per menopausal health, cancers in women, Instructions to authors: nutrition, aging well, normal and high-risk labour and birth, and newborn care. Articles range http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp? from expert, peer-reviewed features to the latest in clinical trends, opinions, innovations, ref=1091-5923&site=1 health policy updates and breaking news to the newest drugs, devices and Website: http://awhonnlifelines.awhonn.org alternative/complementary therapies. Topics covered include innovations and trends within Other information: Online manuscript submission through clinical and nursing practice, management of individual patients and patient populations, the Editorial Manager at: www.editorialmanager.com/Lifelines impact of health care systems, ethical and legal trends on patient care issues and professional Visit the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal practice, and the impact of legislative/regulatory actions on health care practice. Target Nurses (AWHONN) online at http://www.awhonn.org/ audience: Clinical Nurses concerned with women's health Frequency: Bimonthly Mental Health Practice Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Provides research and practice articles, in-depth Editor: Ian McMillan clinical features and key news Target audience: Contact details: RCN Publishing Company, The Heights, 59-65 Frequency: Monthly, 10 issues Lowlands Road, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex, HA1 3AW Instructions to authors: Website: www.mentalhealth.co.uk Other information: Nurse Author & Editor Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Nurse Author & Editor is an international publication Editor: Professor Christine Webb, Professor of Health Studies,
  • dedicated to nurse authors, editors and reviewers globally. It offers advice on writing quality Faculty of Health and Social Work, University of Plymouth, UK manuscripts, avoiding rejection and finding publishing opportunities in many different nursing Contact details: Nurse Author & Editor, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, journals across the world. Nurse Author & Editor is published as a free online publication at 9600 Garsington Road, Oxford, OX4 2DQ, UK, www.NurseAuthorEditor.com . It is published quarterly, and each issue will consist of 2-3 Email: NurseAuthorEditor@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com articles aimed at nurse authors, editors and/or reviewers. There will also be a section to Instructions to authors: http://www.NurseAuthorEditor.com update readers on new developments in journal publishing. Forthcoming Articles for 2006 Website: http://www.NurseAuthorEditor.com include: Getting started on writing for publication; Reporting research results: Implications for Other information: Transferred to Blackwell Publishing in 2006 nursing practice warrant more than one sentence; What makes a good peer review? An editor's (was previously published by Cinahl). Free online publication! perspective; What makes a good peer review? An author's perspective; Evaluating and choosing journals and editors - a guide for authors. Target audience: nurse authors, editors and reviewers. Frequency: Publishes quarterly at www.NurseAuthorEditor.com (online only) Nurse Education in Karen Holland, Editor Practice Email: k.holland@salford.ac.uk Web Site: Nurse Education Today Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Scholarly contributions of a research or theoretical Editor: Martin Johnson RN, MSc, PhD, Professor in Nursing, nature in the field of nursing and/or health professional education. Papers of international University of Salford. Editorial Assistant, Jill Tyldsley Contact relevance are particularly welcome as are relevant book and media reviews. Main papers are details: Informal discussion about content or editorial policy can blind peer reviewed by a minimum of two referees and the journal is advised by a distinguished be had by contacting the Editor, Martin Johnson, at: Salford Editorial Board and panel of International Advisors. Target audience: Nurses, midwives and Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Collaborative Research, C717 other health professionals interested in the education of their disciplines. The journal Allerton, University of Salford, Manchester M6 6PU, UK publishes papers from all over the World and has a truly international readership Email: martin.johnson33@btinternet.com All manuscripts should Frequency: 8 issues per year be uploaded at the following website: http://ees.elsevier.com/net/default.asp Advice can be provided by the editorial office: jtyldsley@jtyldsley.karoo.co.uk Instructions to authors: The back page of most issues of the journal or the website Website: http://ees.elsevier.com/net/default.asp Nurse Prescribing Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Nurse Prescribing provides up-to-date information on Editor: Kate Saunders all aspects of prescribing theory, practice and research. It also aims to offer a forum for Contact details: MA Healthcare Ltd, St Jude's Church, Dulwich nurses to share their expertise and experiences. Clinical reviews, discussions of policy, Road, London SE24 0PB. Tel: 020 7501 6738 (direct), Tel: 020 research reports. Target audience: All nurses with an interest in prescribing 7738 5454 (switchboard), Fax: 020 7978 8316, Email: Frequency: Monthly kate@markallengroup.com Instructions to authors: Email the editor
  • Website: www.nurseprescribing.com or www.internurse.com Other information: The editors would very much like to hear from anyone with an interest in writing about nurse prescribing in the UK or overseas. Nurse Researcher Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Nurse Researcher is an international journal of Editor: Dr Laura Serrant-Green research methodology in nursing and healthcare. Published quarterly, it is focused primarily on Contact details: RCN Publishing Company, The Heights, 59-65 the needs of pre- and post-registration students, practitioners and educators, and contains Lowlands Road, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex, HA1 3AW authorative papers on the appropriate application and relevance of research methods to nursing Instructions to authors: The website and healthcare. The main aim of the journal is to educate readers in how to evaluate and Website: www.nurseresearcher.co.uk appreciate research work through increasing their understanding of the methods which Other information: To subscribe to Nurse Researcher, log on to underlie it. Target audience: Pre- and post-registration students, practitioners and educators www.nurseresearcher.co.uk Frequency: Quarterly Nursing and Residential Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Practical, clinical articles that focus solely on caring Editor: Charlotte Dennis-Jones Care for clients in nursing and residential care homes. All staff in these settings read the journal Contact details: St Jude's Church Dulwich Road London SE24 0PB. and as such the articles need to be written in a clear and accessible manner so they are Tel: 020-7501 6716, Fax: 020-7978 8316 applicable to all readers. Target audience: All staff working in care homes (managers, nurses, Email: charlotte@markallengroup.com care assistants) Instructions to authors: Available on website Frequency: Monthly Website: www.internurse.com Other information: Nursing in Critical Care Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Nursing in Critical Care publishes articles on all Editor: John Albarran, Principal Lecturer in Critical Care Nursing, aspects of critical care nursing practice, research, education and management. This peer- University of the West of England, Bristol; Julie Scholes, reviewed international Journal is concerned with the whole spectrum of skills, knowledge and Professor of Nursing, University of Brighton, Brighton Contact attitudes utilised by practitioners in any setting where adults or children, and their families are details: Nursing in Critical Care, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 9600 experiencing critical illness. Such settings encompass general and special hospitals. The Journal Garsington Road, Oxford OX4 2DQ, UK, Tel: +44 (0)1865 476519, is for all those working in the diverse specialties of surgery, medicine, cardiac, renal, Fax: +44 (0)1865 471519, neurosciences, haematology, accident and emergency and paediatrics. Nursing in Critical Care is Email: amy.mccallum@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com the official journal of the British Association of Critical Care Nurses (BACCN). Instructions to authors: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/ncr/ Papers published in the Journal normally fall into one of the following categories: research - click on 'author guidelines' reports; literature reviews; developments in practice, education or management and reflections Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/ncr/ on practice. Target audience: Intensive care nurses, Paediatric intensive care nurses, Critical Other information: Indexed by Medline and CINAHL. care nurses, Accident and Emergency nurses, Cardiac nurses, Neurology nurses, Resuscitation team, Nurse consultants, Nurse managers Frequency: Publishes bimonthly
  • Nursing Forum Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Nursing Forum is essential reading for nursing Editor: Phyllis G. Cooper students, educators, nurse recruiters, staff development nurses and nurse practitioners Contact details: RN, MN, PO Box 5037, Playa del Rey, CA 90296 interested in the profession of nursing. As a creative independent voice for professional USA; email cooperconsulting@socal.rr.com Instructions to nursing, this journal reflects modern nursing practice and education worldwide and provides a authors: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp? unique - and sometimes controversial - perspective on the struggles all nurses’ face. This is the ref=0029-6473&site=1 nursing reference that prompts readers to examine nursing issues in new and different ways. Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/nuf Target audience: Nurses Frequency: Quarterly Nursing Inquiry Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The Editor welcomes contributions on historical, Editor: Sioban Nelson, Dean and Professor, University of Toronto, methodological, ethical, policy and substantive issues relating to the everyday practice of Canada Contact details: NIN Editorial Office, School of Nursing, nursing. We invite: Methodological perspectives that offer the development and review of University of Melbourne, Level 1, 723 Swanston Street, Carlton methodological frameworks and approaches in a way that broadens and extends approaches to 3053, Australia, Fax: +61 3 9347 4172, E-mail: nursing research and enriches the discipline of nursing. The exploration of ethical issues that ninquiry@nursing.unimelb.edu.au Instructions to authors: underpin everyday nursing practices and assumptions. We welcome papers that re-examine http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/nin/ - click on 'author these assumptions and explore the nexus between practice and ethics. Historical research that guidelines' revisits the emergence of professional nursing and the every-day assumptions upon which the Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/nin/ nursing narrative rests. Particularly welcome is historical work that extends our understanding Other information: Indexed by Medline; CINAHL; APAIS; of the gendered nature of nursing, and of its class and racial divisions. Substantive research ASSIA; British Nursing Index; Health Services Abstracts; such as work that draws upon methods and ideas from the humanities and social sciences, as International Nursing Index; PsychINFO; and Sociological well as from science and medicine, to investigate and analyse practices, and technologies and Abstracts trends in nursing. Analysis of policy trends in nursing which critically examine nursing’s position within the rapidly changing health care sector, and in the light of global trends such as the casualisation of labour, the emergence of generic health workers, multi-disciplinary teams, independent practice models, technological change, privatisation of public sector health and increased financial pressure on health spending. Philosophical inquiries that critically investigate the assumptions underpinning nursing practice and raise questions such as 'Why do nurses engage in particular practices?' We encourage papers that engage in a Socratic quest in regard to nursing, that think constantly about opposing ideologies and reject conformity. Target audience: International covering the areas of nursing, social science, the humanities and medicine - academics & researchers plus students, especially post graduate Frequency: Publishes quarterly (print and online) Nursing Management Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Nursing Management is the leading journal focusing Editor: Katherine Fenton, Director of Nursing and Quality, Barts on management and leadership trends as they affect the nursing profession. It provides nurses and The London NHS Trust. Managing editor: Nick Lipley, RCN in leadership positions across the public, independent and voluntary sectors with the practical Publishing Ltd Contact details: RCN Publishing Ltd, The Heights,
  • information they need to make informed decisions. Articles are written by nurses and 59-65 Lowlands Road, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex HA1 3AW experienced journalists to ensure that Nursing Management has everything that professional Instructions to authors: Author guidelines are often printed in the nurse leaders need: news, opinion, in-depth features, applied leadership articles, study aids, journal but are also on the website. They can also be obtained book reviews and much more. Target audience: For nursing leaders everywhere from Helen Hyland, email: helen.hyland@rcnpublishing.co.uk Frequency: Ten times a year, monthly except January and August Website: www.nursing-standard.co.uk/nursingmanagement/ Other information: To contribute to the journal in any way, email nick.lipley@rcnpublishing.co.uk Nursing Older People Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Clinical features and comprehensive news coverage Editor: Dr Karen Birmingham Target audience: Nurses and healthcare professionals working with older people Contact details: RCN Publishing Company, The Heights, 59-65 Frequency: Monthly, 12 issues per year Lowlands Road, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex, HA1 3AW Instructions to authors: Website: http://www.nursingolderpeople.co.uk/ Other information: Nursing Philosophy Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Nursing Philosophy is an international peer reviewed Editor: Steven Edwards, Centre for Philosophy and Health Care Journal for nurses and healthcare professionals seeking to articulate a more theoretical basis Ethics, School of Health Science, University of Wales, Swansea, for their practice. Established in response to the emergence of a substantial research interest UK; Patricia Rodney, School of Nursing, University of British in philosophy as applied to nursing and health care, the Journal provides a unique forum for Columbia (UBC) Canada Contact details: Steven Edwards, Centre discussion of issues at the very foundations of nursing theory and practice. Publishing original for Philosophy and Health Care Ethics, School of Health Science, research papers, dialogues, critical responses and books reviews, the Journal critically analyses University of Wales, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK, Tel: the conception and differing accounts of the role of the nurse and the relevance of intellectual +44 1792 295611, Fax: +44 1792 295769, e-mail: movements to nursing. Although the main scope of the journal is nursing, philosophical s.d.edwards@swansea.ac.uk Patricia Rodney, University of British contributions on related areas of healthcare work such as midwifery and occupational therapy Columbia (UBC) School of Nursing, Mary and Maurice Young Centre are encouraged. Target audience: International: Nurse theorists (academics & researchers), for Applied Ethics, University of British Columbia, Canada, Tel: +1 students, and those related health care disciplines 604 822 7507, Fax: +1 604 601 7176, E-mail: Frequency: Publishes quarterly (print and online) rodney@nursing.ubc.ca Instructions to authors: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/nup/ - click on 'author guidelines' Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/nup/ Other information: Indexed by Medline; CINAHL; The Philosopher's Index; British Nursing Index; ETHX Database. Nursing Standard Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Nursing Standard is a weekly journal that aims to Editor: Jean Gray promote professional excellence and encourage creativity and innovation in nursing, midwifery Contact details: Telephone: 0208 423 1066, Fax: 0208 872 3195, and health visiting practice. Articles in the Art &Science section are all subject to double blind Email: jean.gray@rcnpublishing.co.uk review and include original research, audit, literature review, continuing professional Instructions to authors: www.nursing-standard.co.uk or on request
  • development, supplements, clinical features and professional issues. Other sections include to Wanda Freeman 0208 423 1066 news, features, letters, opinions and career-focused articles. The perspectives section carries Website: http://www.nursing-standard.co.uk/ regular columns on research and clinical governance issues. Target audience: All nurses, Other information: midwives and health visitors Frequency: Weekly Paediatric Nursing Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Articles focus on clinical practice, reviews and Editor: Anne Casey RSCN MSc FRCN primary clinical research relevant to children's nursing and child health in any setting. Also Contact details: RCN Publishing Company, The Heights, 59-65 policy, education and management in children's nursing. Regular Continuing Professional Lowlands Road, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex, HA1 3AW Development articles that are ideal for PREP. Book and website reviews, news, events listings Instructions to authors: Website (at end of contents listing), and updates on published articles, research etc. Target audience: Nurses and related Inside back cover of most issues professionals caring for children and young people Web Site: www.paediatricnursing.co.uk Frequency: Monthly - ten issues Other information: All articles are double blind peer reviewed. Palgrave Macmillan Focus of journal /types of article wanted: We publish a wide range of books to meet the Editor: Lynda Thompson, Commissioning Editor Nursing and Health diverse needs of students, lecturers and professionals. Our core texts, such as Nursing Studies Contact details: Palgrave Macmillan, Houndmills, Research, provide a thorough grounding for today's students; while our professional texts, such Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 6XS, UK. Tel: +44 (0)1256-302 894, as Promoting Health address the latest trends in policy for both students and practitioners. Fax: +44 (0)1256-320 109, Our subject areas include Nursing Practice, Primary Care, Health Promotion, Health Policy, Email: l.thompson@palgrave.com Management, Midwifery, Child Health, Mental Health, Ethics, Philosophy, Sociology, Psychology, Instructions to authors: www.palgrave.com/ authors and Research, Study Skills and Nurse Education. We also publish the journal Social Theory and www.palgrave-journals.com/sth/instructions.html Health. Target audience: Students on pre-registration and post-registration Nursing Website: www.palgrave.com programmes, students of Health Studies and related disciplines, qualified nurses and other Other information: To sign up to our mailing list please register health professionals your details at: http://www.palgrave.com/login/register.asp Frequency: We publish throughout the year. To find out more about some of our latest texts please visit: www.palgrave.com/nursinghealth Perspectives in Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care (PPC) is recognized Editor: Mary Paquette Psychiatric Care and respected as THE journal for advanced practice psychiatric nurses. The journal provides Contact details: 6724 DeCelis Place, Van Nuys, CA 91406; email advanced practice nurses with current research, clinical application, and knowledge about mary@artwindows.com Instructions to authors: psychiatric nursing, prescriptive treatment, and education. It publishes peer-reviewed papers http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journal.asp? that reflect clinical practice issues, psychobiological information, and integrative perspectives ref=0031-5990&site=1 that are evidence-based. Perspectives in Psychiatric Care includes regular columns on the Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/ppc biology of mental illness and pharmacology, the art of prescribing, integrative perspectives, and Other information: Visit the Adult and Geropsychiatric-Mental private practice issues. Health Nurses (AGPN) Division of the International Society of Target audience: Nurses and health professionals undertaking psychiatric care Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses (ISPN) online at Frequency: Quarterly http://www.ispn-psych.org/html/agpn.html
  • Practice Nursing Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Practice Nursing publishes articles on all aspects of Editor: Liam Benison the nurse's role in general practice. Its aim is to keep readers up to date with the latest Contact details: Tel: 44 (0)20 7501 6709, Fax: 44 (0)20 7978 developments in best clinical practice through the publication of clinical reviews. It also 8316, liam@markallengroup.com Instructions to authors: provides a forum for the discussion of political and professional issues that affect practice http://www.practicenursing.com/pages/instructionstoauthors.htm nurses. As the practice nurse role continues to evolve to meet the conditions of the new GMS Website: www.practicenursing.com or www.internurse.com contract, the journal has set itself a new aim: to provide a forum for the dissemination of Other information: The Editor is keen to hear from anyone research into all aspects of practice nursing. The journal recognizes practice nurses' need for interested in writing for the journal or publishing their research. published evidence on which to base the extension of their responsibilities and their argument for greater educational support to take up the new opportunities open to them. Target audience: Practice nurses, nurse practitioners, practice managers, practice nurse educators Frequency: Monthly Primary Health Care Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Clinical articles, literature reviews, reports of Editor: Julie Sylvester research, evaluations and reports of service evaluations and comment opinion articles that Contact details: Tel: 0208 423 1066, inform and encourage critical reflection among professionals in the primary care and community Email: julie.sylvester@rcnpublishing.co.uk health field. Articles should have clear implications for practice. Target audience: Nurses Instructions to authors: A guide for contributors is published in working in primary care and community settings, such as practice nurses, district nurses, health each issue of the journal or is available by contacting the editor or visitors, school nurses, nurse practitioners and community matrons website. Frequency: 10 times a year Website: www.primaryhealthcare.net Other information: Public Health Nursing Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Public Health Nursing publishes thought-provoking Editors: Sarah E. Abrams and Judith C. Hays theoretical discussions, timely reviews, dynamic clinical reports, and commentary by the Contact details: email phnjournal@mc.duke.edu nation's health care leaders. This publication focuses and places in context the rapidly changing Instructions to authors: issues which concern public health professionals as they manage today's system and invent the http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/submit.asp? next decade's. The Journal's highly respected contributors provide a vehicle for remaining on ref=0737-1209&site=1 the cutting edge of current thinking and research in the field. Target audience: Public Health Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/phn Professionals Other information: Online manuscript submission through Frequency: Bimonthly Manuscript Central at: http://phn.manuscriptcentral.com Sage Publications Editors: Alison Poyner, Editorial Acquisition for Counselling, Nursing & Health Studies SAGE Publications Ltd 1 Oliver's Yard 55 City Road London, EC1Y 1SP Tel: 0207 374 8555 x 2334 Email: Alison.poyner@sagepub.co.uk Web Site: http://www.sagepub.co.uk/
  • Scandinavian Journal of Focus of journal /types of article wanted: The Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences is an Editor: Agnes Bjørn, School of Advanced Nursing Education, Caring Sciences international peer-reviewed Journal publishing research that has a patient, family or community Copenhagen, Denmark Contact details: Scandinavian Journal of focus and which promotes an interdisciplinary team approach. The Journal aims to contribute to Caring Sciences, Ruth Madder, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 9600 the development and advancement of scientific knowledge on caring related to health, well- Garsington Road, Oxford OX4 2DQ, UK, being, illness and the alleviation of human suffering. Of special interest are scholarly articles Tel: +44 (0)1865 476527, Fax: +44 (0)1865 476527; addressing and initiating dialogue on theoretical, empirical and methodological concerns related E-mail: ruth.madder@oxon.blackwellpublishing.com to critical issues in caring. All articles are expected to demonstrate respect for human dignity Instructions to authors: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/scs/ and accountability to society. In addition to original research the Journal also publishes - click on 'author guidelines' reviews, announcements and short communications. Target audience: International, Website: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/scs/ multidisciplinary - offers a patient-focused approach to improving quality of care. Health Other information: Submit your manuscript online at professionals - nurses, midwives, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, community nurses, http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/sjcs Published on behalf of the etc Nordic College of Caring Science. Indexed by ISI and Medline. Frequency: Publishes quarterly (print and online) Social Theory and Focus of journal /types of article wanted: Social Theory & Health provides an international Editors: Health scholarly forum for theoretical reflection and debate on contemporary health issues, many of A) Graham Scambler, Centre for Behavioural and Social Sciences which bear directly on the planning and delivery of services. The journal aims to consolidate, in Medicine, University College London, UK refine and extend theoretically informed work on the role of health in modern societies. The B) Paul Higgs, Centre for Behavioural and Social Sciences in Editors encourage contributions from all relevant disciplines, as well as from those involved Medicine, University College London, UK AND directly in front-line treatment and care. Contributions from the developing world are C) Richard Levinson, Emory University, Atlanta, USA particularly welcome. The journal aims to include contributions from all theoretical Contact details: perspectives. The scope of the journal will be broad and the approach eclectic, through a A) Graham Scambler, Centre for Behavioural and Social Sciences careful mix of authors and features. Target audience: The theorization of health issues is in Medicine, University College London, Wolfson Building, 48 Riding crucial both for understanding and as a guide for action. By providing a forum for academics House St, London W1N 8AA. Tel: +44 020 7679 9461, Fax: +44 and practitioners to engage with the theoretical development of the health debate, Social 020 7679 9426, email: g.scambler@ucl.ac.uk Theory & Health aims to develop the theoretical underpinnings of health research and service B) Paul Higgs, Centre for Behavioural and Social Sciences in delivery. The journal is of interest to scholars of health-related sociology; nursing, health and Medicine, University College London, Wolfson Building, 48 Riding clinical psychologists; health and public policy analysts and theorists in related disciplines. House St, London W1N 8AA. Tel: +44 020 7679 9466, Fax: +44 Frequency: 2 issues in 2003; quarterly from 2004 onwards 020 7679 9426. Email: p.higgs@ucl.ac.uk C) Richard Levinson, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA. Tel: +1 404 727 7703, Fax: +1 404 727 9853, email: rlevins@sph.emory.edu Instructions to authors: www.palgrave-journals.com/sth/instructions.html Website: www.palgrave-journals.com/sth Other information: Social Theory & Health is abstracted and/or indexed in CSA Sociological Abstracts, CSA Social Services
  • Abstracts, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts, CSA Linguistics and Language Behaviour Abstracts. All content is available online in PDF format. Access the website to request an online sample copy, to register for electronic Table of Contents alerts, to buy relevant articles online or to order an annual subscription. Worldviews on Evidence Focus of journal /types of article wanted: This new journal is a quarterly peer-reviewed Editor: Jo Rycroft-Malone PhD RN Based Nursing evidence-based nursing journal developed by the Honour Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau Contact details: Senior Research Fellow, Knowledge Utilisation & International. It will be a primary source of information for using evidence-based nursing Transfer, Royal College of Nursing Institute, Radcliffe Infirmary, practice to improve patient care by featuring: *Knowledge synthesis articles with best practice Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE. Tel: 01865 224558, applications and recommendations; *Original articles and features that present research, which Email: joanne.rycroft-malone@rcn.org.uk challenge and develop the knowledge base about evidence-based nursing; *Special features and Instructions to authors: www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/wvn columns with information geared to readers' diverse roles; *Commentaries about current Website: www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/wvn and evidence-based nursing issues and developments; *A forum that encourages readers to engage www.nursingsociety.org in an ongoing dialogue on critical issues and questions in evidence-based nursing; *Reviews of Other information: the latest publications and resources on evidence-based nursing; *News about professional organizations, conferences and other activities around the world relate! d to evidence-based nursing; *Links to other global evidence-based nursing resources and organizations Target audience: Clinicians, educators, researchers, nurse leaders, policy makers Frequency: First issue 2004 Quarterly: March, June, September, December