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

Cook, C., Schouten, V., Henrickson, M. and Mcdonald, S. (2017), Ethics, intimacy and sexuality in aged care. J Adv Nurs. doi:10.1111/jan.13361

Sagherian, K., Unick, G. J., Zhu, S., Derickson, D., Hinds, P. S. and Geiger-Brown, J. (2017), Acute fatigue predicts sickness absence in the workplace: A 1-year retrospective cohort study in pediatric nursesJ Adv Nurs. doi:10.1111/jan.13357

Jun, W. H. and Lee, G. (2017), Comparing Anger, Anger Expression, Life Stress, and Social Support Between Korean Female Nursing and General University Students. J Adv Nurs. doi:10.1111/jan.13354

Halpin, Y., Terry, L. M. and Curzio, J. (2017), A longitudinal, mixed methods investigation of newly qualified nurses’ workplace stressors and stress experiences during transition. J Adv Nurs doi:10.1111/jan.13344

This set of haiku was written in Hong Kong in June 2017 following a typhoon.

Riyadh sequence haiku

These haiku were written in Riyadh in June 2017 but the call to prayer was recorded in Oman in 2016

Seminar at Oxford Brookes University 23 June 2017 on preparing papers for the Research Excellence Framework (heavily edited)

Haiku June 2017

These haiku are based on some reflections while travelling recently in the Middle East and Far East. My first time to commit these to podcast; I hope you enjoy them. More of my haiku (some better than others) at my blog HaikuFlyku.

Shorey, S., Dennis, C.-L., Bridge, S., Chong, Y. S., Holroyd, E. and He, H.-G. (2017), First-time fathers’ postnatal experiences and support needs: A descriptive qualitative study. J Adv Nurs doi:10.1111/jan.13349

I often hear that you cannot publish from a masters dissertation, that you can only publish three papers from your PhD and that you cannot publish from either if they are deposited online by your university. All wrong and I explain why.