Journal of Nursing Scholarship

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Edited By: Susan Gennaro

Online ISSN: 1547-5069

Associated Title(s): Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing

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Update on NINR Innovative Questions Initiative

The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) launched the Innovative Questions (IQ) initiative in 2013 to identify novel scientific questions through an interactive website and scientific workshops with leading experts in the field. The response reflects the ingenuity of those in the field of nursing science and the commitment to improve health and quality of life for individuals across populations and across the lifespan.

In our journal, Patricia Grady shares: A Pathway for the Future: An Update on NINR's Innovative Questions Initiative

Patricia Grady’s original article was among the top downloaded articles of 2014. Read the original article:
Charting Future Directions in Nursing Research: NINR's Innovative Questions Initiative

Watch the NINR Director Discuss the Innovative Questions Initiative

2015 Impact Factor

Impact Factor: 2.128

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 6/114 (Nursing (Social Science)); 7/116 (Nursing (Science))

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September 2016

Recommendations of Common Data Elements to Advance the Science of Self-management of Chronic Conditions

Shirley M. Moore, Rachel Schiffman, Drenna Waldrop-Valverde ,Nancy Redeker ,Donna McCloskey,Miyong Kim,Margaret Heitkemper,Barbara Guthrie,Susan Dorsey, Sharron Docherty,Debra Barton,Donald Bailey, Joan Austin and Patricia Grady

July 2016

Registered Nurses: The Curious Case of a Persistent Shortage

William G. Johnson, Richard Butler, Gevork Harootunian, Barbara Wilson and Margaret Linan

May 2016

Methods to succeed in effective Knowledge Translation (KT) in clinical practice

Alison L. Kitson RN, BSc(Hons), DPhil, FRCN, FAAN, FAHMS, andGillian Harvey BNurs, PhD

March 2016

Nurses as Leaders in Disaster Preparedness and Response, A Call to Action

Tener Veenema, Anne Griffin, Alicia Gable, Linda MacIntrye, Nadine Simons, Mary PatCouig, John Walsh, Jr., Roberta Lavin, Aram Dobalian and Elaine Larson

January 2016

The Skin Safety Model; Re-conceptualising skin vulnerability in older patients

Jill Campbell, Fiona Coyer and Sonya Osborne

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