Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing

Cover image for Vol. 13 Issue 3

Edited By: Bernadette Melnyk

Impact Factor: 1.762

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 14/114 (Nursing (Social Science)); 16/116 (Nursing (Science))

Online ISSN: 1741-6787

Associated Title(s): Journal of Nursing Scholarship


The leading nursing society that has brought you the Journal of Nursing Scholarship is pleased to bring you Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing. Now publishing 6 issues per year, this peer-reviewed journal and top information resource from The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, uniquely bridges knowledge and application, taking a global approach in its presentation of research, policy and practice, education and management, and its link to action in real world settings.  

Aims and Scope

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is written especially for:

  • Clinicians

  • Researchers

  • Nurse leaders

  • Managers

  • Administrators

  • Educators

  • Policymakers

Worldviews on Evidence­-Based Nursing is a primary source of information for using evidence-based nursing practice to improve patient care by featuring:

  •  Knowledge synthesis articles with best practice applications and recommendations for linking evidence to action in real world practice, administra-tive, education and policy settings

  • Original articles and features that present large-scale studies, which challenge and develop the knowledge base about evidence-based practice in nursing and healthcare

  • Special features and columns with information geared to readers’ diverse roles: clinical practice, education, research, policy and administration/leadership

  • Commentaries about current evidence-based practice issues and developments

  • A forum that encourages readers to engage in an ongoing dialogue on critical issues and questions in evidence-based nursing

  • Reviews of the latest publications and resources on evidence-based nursing and healthcare

  • News about professional organizations, conferences and other activities around the world related to evidence-based nursing

  • Links to other global evidence-based nursing resources and organizations

The international editorial team represent the global leaders in evidence-based nursing and will ensure that articles published provide the most current and comprehensive knowledge synthesis, research, and best evidence available, including specific recommendations that support nursing practice around the world.

To contribute to Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing as an author or reviewer, link through to the Author Guidelines.


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Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • CINAHL: Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Current Contents: Social & Behavioral Sciences (Thomson Reuters)
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition (Thomson Reuters)
  • Journal Citation Reports/Social Science Edition (Thomson Reuters)
  • MEDLINE/PubMed (NLM)
  • PsycINFO/Psychological Abstracts (APA)
  • Science Citation Index Expanded (Thomson Reuters)
  • SCOPUS (Elsevier)
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (Thomson Reuters)