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.
PublicationsFirst publication date and importance:
First published: 1952
Importance: To reach nurses wherever they work. To provide opportunity to improve service and administrative practices important to patient care.
Sigma Theta Tau Journal published by this organization is now called Image—The Journal of Nursing ScholarshipFirst published: 1967 Importance: Provides scholarly works in the area of clinical scholarships, health policy and systems, profession, society and world health. Mission is to advance knowledge and improve health of worlds people. Research in Nursing and Health First published: 1978
Importance: To provide a national and international medium to communicate nursing research. Inform the nursing practice of research and theory.
Western Journal of Nursing Research
First published: 1979
Importance. Devoted to research studies, reviews, discussion and debate, and clinical research reports for nursing.
Scholarly Inquiry for Nursing PracticeFirst published:
Applied Nursing ResearchFirst published:
Nursing Science QuarterlyFirst published:
Conduct and Utilization of Research in NursingFirst published: Importance:
Annual Review of Nursing ResearchFirst published:
AgenciesEstablishment date and goal or function:
American Nurses’ Association (ANA) Council of Nurse Researchers Established: Goal:
National Institute for Nursing Research (NINR)Established: Goal:
Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR)Established: Goal:
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
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