Journal and Publishing Characteristics for 42 Nursing Publications Outside the United States

Published on Sep 1, 1995in Journal of Nursing Scholarship2.54
· DOI :10.1111/j.1547-5069.1995.tb00863.x
Edwina A. McConnell5
Estimated H-index: 5
(TTUHSC: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center)
A survey was conducted to learn about characteristics of English-language journals originating in countries other than the United States. Questionnaires were mailed to editors of 102 nursing journals; more than half responded. Information about 42 journals, from 14 countries, pertains to characteristics of the journals, their leadership, review process, and journal staff. Such information expands our awareness of publishing opportunities in a global society.
  • References (3)
  • Citations (4)
Published on Jun 1, 1982in Image
Elizabeth A. Swanson16
Estimated H-index: 16
(UI: University of Iowa),
Joanne Comi McCloskey12
Estimated H-index: 12
(UI: University of Iowa),
Anne Bodensteiner1
Estimated H-index: 1
(UI: University of Iowa)
Cited By4
Published on Mar 1, 2005in Journal of Nursing Scholarship2.54
Margaret Comerford Freda20
Estimated H-index: 20
Margaret H. Kearney26
Estimated H-index: 26
Purpose :T odescribe the editorial practices of nurse editors, including proprietary arrangements, manuscript processing systems, and editorial review, and to ascertain editors’ opinions on effective editorial practices. Design :A descriptive study in which an author-designed 108-question survey was distributed and collected by e-mail. Of 177 international nursing editors identified, 164 e-mail addresses could be located, and 137 nurse editors expressed willingness to participate. Ninety journal...
Published on Feb 1, 2005in British Journal of Occupational Therapy0.78
G. Ted Brown17
Estimated H-index: 17
Sylvia Rodger34
Estimated H-index: 34
Anita Brown7
Estimated H-index: 7
The aim of this study was to determine the characteristics and publication practices of English language occupational therapy journals. An adapted version of the Survey of Editors Regarding Publishing Practices was posted to the editors of English language occupational therapy journals (n = 14) in September 2001. The response rate was 92.9% (n = 13). Journals were published on average 4.77 times per year and comprised 89% text and 10% advertising. The preferred average length of manuscripts was ...
Published on Jun 1, 2004in Journal of Nursing Scholarship2.54
Molly C. Dougherty24
Estimated H-index: 24
Shu-Yuan Lin3
Estimated H-index: 3
+ 1 AuthorsKate Seers34
Estimated H-index: 34
Purpose:To evaluate the extent of an international perspective in publication in nursing journals. Design:Characteristics of 2,581 articles, authors of articles, and journals (editorial purpose and editorial team) of 42 high-ranking nursing journals for the year 2000 were analyzed. Methods:The characteristics were assessed using seven operational definitions of “international.” Findings:Major findings were: (a) 747 (28.9%) articles were identified as international, of which (b) 705 (94.3%) were ...
View next paperStrategic on Management Scientific Publication of Student Journal in Higher Education (a Case Study)