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Western Journal of Nursing Research

An International Forum for Communicating Nursing Research

University of Missouri, Columbia

The Official Journal of the Midwest Nursing Research Society

2013 Impact Factor: 1.375
2013 Ranking: 23/105 in Nursing (SSCI) | 25/107 in Nursing (SCI)
Source: 2013 Journal Citation Reports ® (Thomson Reuters, 2014)

For the latest studies and theories on nursing research, turn to the Western Journal of Nursing Research, an international periodical that's ranked among the top nursing research journals. Since its inception more than three decades ago, the Western Journal of Nursing Research has risen to the challenges of the ever-changing nursing research field, providing an innovative forum for nurse researchers, students and clinical practitioners to participate in ongoing scholarly debate.

Research, Commentary, and Response
To give you a well-balanced perspective on the information presented, each issue of the Western Journal of Nursing Research offers clinical research reports broadened by commentaries and authors' responses. Your participation is invited through reviews, commentaries, and research papers as well as your submissions to the department editors and Letters to the Editor in the Information Exchange section.

Valuable Information

You'll refer to the information in the Western Journal of Nursing Research again and again - and you'll want to share it with your colleagues. The Western Journal of Nursing Research is a springboard for your own research as well as an effective classroom supplement. Here's just a sample of the regular features you'll find indispensable to you, your students and your career:

  • Commentaries on all clinical articles with author rejoinders
  • Methodologies, both practical and instructional
  • New techniques
  • Reports of completed and ongoing research
  • Researcher dialogue with responses 


Special Departments Address Your Special Concerns

To expand your knowledge of the nursing research field, special Western Journal of Nursing Research departments address specific topics of concern, including:

  • Issues in Clinical Nursing Research
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Grantsmanship

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

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Frequency: Monthly eISSN: 1552-8456 ISSN: 0193-9459
Months of Distribution: January , February , March , April , May , June , July , August , September , October , November , December Current Volume: 37 Current Issue: 8
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