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AJN: American Journal of Nursing

Editor(s): Kennedy, Maureen Shawn
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Impact Factor*: 1.663
ISI JCR Ranking 2016:26/116 (NURSING)
ISSN: 0002-936X
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Peer reviewed and evidence-based, the oldest and most honored broad-based nursing journal in the world is considered the profession’s premier journal.

AJN's mission is to promote excellence in nursing and health care through the dissemination of evidence-based, peer-reviewed clinical information and original research, discussion of relevant and controversial professional issues, adherence to the standards of journalistic integrity and excellence, and promotion of nursing perspectives to the health care community and the public.

AJN follows publishing standards set by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE; www.icmje.org), the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME; www.wame.org), and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE; http://publicationethics.org/).

AJN has garnered numerous awards for excellence in editing and dissemination over the past decade, including several award-winning series on focused topics.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Journal
  • Author/Editor: Kennedy, Maureen Shawn
  • ISSN: 0002-936X
  • Specialty:
    Critical Care
    Critical Care Medicine
    Dictionaries & Word References
    Emergency Medicine & Trauma
    Fundamentals of Nursing
    General Interest Nursing
    Issues & Trends in Nursing
    Medical/Surgical Nursing
    Nursing Assessment
    Nursing Process & Diagnosis
    Practical/Vocational Nursing
    Skills & Procedures
  • Language: English
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • Coverage: Vol 96 #1 (1996) - Present
  • PDF Coverage: Vol 101 #5 (2001 - Present
  • Impact Factor*: 1.663
  • ISI JCR Ranking 2016 : 26/116 (NURSING)
  • Indexed In:Ovid MEDLINE®
  • Archives Available: AJN: American Journal of Nursing - Comprehensive Archive to 2012 Vol 1(1900) to Vol 113(2013) , AJN: American Journal of Nursing - Archive 2008 Vol 1(1900) to Vol 108(2008)

*As stated by the 2016 ISI Journal Citation Reports®

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