This Third Edition of the leading "how-to" guide and Internet directory, designed specifically for nurses, has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect current and future trends found on the information superhighway. The text serves as a valuable resource for nurses who want to get connected quickly and efficiently to sites of the greatest interest and use to them. A new patient education website section has been added to provide nurses with a valuable tool for finding pertinent patient education information and a subject index has been added to complement the topic index. This addition allows for easier cross-referencing of information. The text also includes a free computer disk that helps the user link to the most important sites quickly. A Brandon-Hill Recommended Title.
This invaluable resource presents more than 60 of the most widely read and frequently cited articles that reflect seminal, current, and futurist thinking and perspectives on nursing theory. Classic and contemporary articles from many of the great leaders in nursing over the past forty years serve to clarify and amplify the historic and current debates in the field. Forty new articles on the cutting-edge of today's current and future trends have replaced older articles in this Fourth Edition. The content has been reorganized by chronology and theme for ease-of-use and quick reference.
The Clinical Companion to Accompany Contemporary Medical-Surgical Nursing is a practical and convenient manual presented in a concise and alphabetical format for quick clinical reference. Designed for portability, this resource provides nurses fast answers to the questions: What is the condition? What should I look for? What should I do? Approximately 200 common diseases, disorders, acute care procedures, and treatments are covered in an easy to follow format.
The ability to communicate in writing is an essential skill, particularly for nurses at the graduate level. This is a bestselling, comprehensive, and widely used resource on writing for nurse clinicians, graduate students, researchers, and faculty. It covers all types of writing that beginning and experienced nurse-authors may be required or choose to do: E-B research papers, journal articles, book chapters, clinical project findings and innovations, and preparing manuscripts for courses and all types of publication, including open access journals. Brimming with helpful examples, the book takes the reader step-by-step through the entire process of writing, from the generation of an idea through searching the nursing literature, preparing an outline, writing and revising a draft, and onward toward disseminating the finished product. This third edition includes an entirely new chapter on writing articles regarding quality improvement studies, and new information about writing for open access publications. It is also replete with practical examples of the type of writing required for successful DNP capstone projects.
Highly anticipated and fully updated, Anatomy of Writing for Publication for Nurses, Third Edition, is a practical and useful guide for nurses who need to bridge the gap from incomplete sentences to a published manuscript. Lead Author and Editor Cynthia Saver removes the fear and confusion most nurses have about the writing and publishing process. Along the way, 25 of nursing’s top writing experts and decision makers share important insights to help you increase the likelihood that your manuscript gets accepted for publication.