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

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

Pugh, J. D., Cormack, K. , Gelder, L. , Williams, A. M., Twigg, D. E. and Blazevich, A. J. (2019), Exercise, fitness and musculoskeletal health of undergraduate nursing students: A cross‐sectional studyJ Adv Nurs. doi:10.1111/jan.13990

Interview on BBC Radio Humberside with Graeme Stasiuk and Justin Sturge about recent research:

Mitchell T. Clarke, Francesco Narda Viscomi, Thomas W. Chamberlain, Nicole Hondow, Ali M. Adawi, Justin Sturge, Steven C. Erwin, Jean-Sebastien G. Bouillard, Sudarsan Tamang & Graeme J. Stasiuk (2019) Synthesis of super bright indium phosphide colloidal quantum dots through thermal diffusion Nature Communications Chemistry 2:36

Lee, KJKim, MOccupational values of nurses who succeeded their mothers in nursing. J Adv Nurs. 2019

Time to plan for Plan S

Watson, R. and Hayter, M. (2019), Time to plan for Plan S. Nurs Open, 6: 206-207. doi:10.1002/nop2.263