Editor(s): Kennedy, Maureen Shawn
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Impact Factor: 1.663
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.
The journal 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/).
It 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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AJN The American Journal of Nursing