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History of Nursing Research Worksheet
There have been many influential publications, agencies, and people in the field of nursing research. Write 1–3 sentences in each cell of the table below to describe the importance, goal, or influence of each item.
Publications First publication date and importance:
First published: 1952
Importance: Nursing Research is a highly respected publication that includes articles on quantitative and qualitative studies
Sigma Theta Tau Journal published by this organization is now called Image—The Journal of Nursing Scholarship First published: 1967
Importance: This publication included research articles and summaries of research conducted on selected topics.
Research in Nursing and Health First published: 1978
Importance: RINAH is a journal that is devoted to publishing research and theory on health and nursing issues.
Western Journal of Nursing Research
First published: 1979
Importance: This journal provides an innovative forum for nurse researchers and students.
Scholarly Inquiry for Nursing Practice First published: 1987
Importance: This journal covers testing theory and research findings on nursing.
Applied Nursing Research First published: 1988
Importance: This publication presents original, peer-reviewed research findings clearly and directly for clinical applications in all nursing specialties.
Nursing Science Quarterly First published: 1988
Importance: The major purpose of the journal is to publish original manuscripts focusing on nursing theory development, and quantitative and qualitative research.
Conduct and Utilization of Research in Nursing First published: 1982-83
Importance: This was published to facilitate the use of research to improve nursing practice.
Annual Review of Nursing Research First published: 1983
Importance: These research reviews are informative on current research, encourage the use of research in the nursing...