Mainly about writing for publication in nursing and health covering writing methods, publishing standards, publication ethics and recent developments in the academic publishing industry.

Wilson‐Stewart, K. , Hartel, G. and Fontanarosa, D. (2019), Occupational radiation exposure to the head is higher for scrub nurses than cardiologists during cardiac angiographyJ Adv Nurs. doi:10.1111/jan.14085

Zion, NShochat, T. (2019) Let them sleep: The effects of a scheduled nap during the night shift on sleepiness and cognition in hospital nursesJ Adv Nurs.

Paywall the move: a review on Research Outreach 29 May 2019

Watson R (2019) Evolving trends on open access Compliance Elliance 19:1, 91-98

Medical Journals: Is Milton Packer Crying Wolf?

Journal editor defends the impact factor

by Roger Watson, April 29, 2019


Polygenic risk scores

Watson, R. (2019), Polygenic risk scores. J Adv Nurs. doi:10.1111/jan.14020

Watson, R. (2019), Predatory journals and the pollution of academic publishing. J Nurs Manag, 27: 223-224. doi:10.1111/jonm.12739


Watson, R. , McKenna, H. P. and Thompson, D. R. (2019), Increasing citations to your workJ Adv Nurs. doi:10.1111/jan.14010

Watson, R. (2019), Which articles get published and why?J Adv Nurs. doi:10.1111/jan.13992

Ten flights, seven cities, and three weeks in China

By Roger Watson | 04/23/2019