Anatomy of Writing for Publication for Nurses is a practical and useful guide for nurses who need to bridge the gap from incomplete sentences to a published manuscript...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.
This accessible, hands-on text, for new grant writers and seasoned health researchers, educators, and clinicians alike, illuminates the process of writing a persuasive request for funding from start to finish. Packed with practical tips for dealing with common pitfalls besieging grant seekers, the text progresses step by step from establishing the need for the grant through disseminating grant findings.
ch. 1 Introduction -- ch. 2 Basic Concepts -- ch. 3 Paper Trail: How to Plan and Manage a Search of the Literature -- ch. 4 Documents Folder: How to Select and Organize Documents for Review -- ch. 5 Review Matrix: How to Abstract the Research Literature -- ch. 6 Synthesis: How to Use a Review Matrix to Write a Synthesis -- ch. 7 Library of Lit Review Master Folders -- ch. 8 Matrix Indexing System -- ch. 9 Matrix Applications by Health Sciences Professionals
The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association is the style manual of choice for writers, editors, students, and educators in the social and behavioral sciences. It provides invaluable guidance on all aspects of the writing process, from the ethics of authorship to the word choice that best reduces bias in language. Well-known for its authoritative and easy-to-use reference and citation system, the Publication Manual also offers guidance on choosing the headings, tables, figures, and tone that will result in strong, simple, and elegant scientific communication.