Introduction : why a scholarly proposal for the clinical project proposal? -- Using the writing plan as a developmental tool for the advanced clinical project -- Writing a good clinical problem statement and placing the clinical problem in context -- Clinical projects and quality improvement : thinking big picture -- Into the literature: gaining best evidence and relevant literature -- Synthesizing best evidence and literature review -- Framing the advanced clinical project with relevant clinical frameworks -- Addressing outcomes evaluation in the advanced clinical project proposal -- Guiding the advanced clinical project : the purpose of a purpose statement -- Mapping it out, from problem to advanced clinical project plan -- Writing the methods section, organizing the advanced clinical project proposal -- Gaining credible clinical project data : being systematic and objective -- Writing the data-analysis plans for advanced clinical projects -- Keeping clinical projects ethical and dependable -- Finalizing the proposal as a professional document: reviewing, editing, and revising -- Keeping your advanced clinical project proposal going. - NLM
Preceded by: Proposal writing for nursing capstones and clinical projects / Wanda Bonnel, Katharine V. Smith. 2014.
Introduction : the book, its philosophy and its focus / Karen Holland and Roger Watson -- The basics of writing for publication and the steps to success : getting started / Roger Watson -- Writing a conference abstract and paper / Jan Draper -- Writing for publication : the book review / Dean Whitehead -- Writing for publication : the journal article / Roger Watson -- Writing for publication : the book / Karen Holland -- Writing for publication : the essential literature review / Zena Moore -- Writing for publication : turning assignments into publishable work / Mark Hayter -- Writing for publication : turning the conference paper into publishable work / Tracy Levett-Jones and Teresa Stone -- The editorial process / Roger Watson -- Being a journal reviewer : good practice in reviewing / Karen Holland -- Ethical and legal aspects of publishing : avoiding plagiarism and other issues / Charon A. Pierson -- The World Wide Web and its potential for publication / Paul Murphy and Seamus Cowman -- Dissemination of published work : the process and the value / Sue Turale -- Other forms of writing: letters, commentaries, and editorials / David R. Thompson and Chantal F. Ski -- Where do we go from here? : action planning for writing and publishing / Roger Watson and Karen Holland.
Reading critically, and writing using critical techniques, are crucial skills you need to apply to your academic work. Practical and engaging, Critical Reading and Writing for Postgraduates is bursting with tools for analysing texts and structuring critical reviews, helping you to gradually build your skills beyond undergraduate level and gain confidence in your ability to critically read and write.
Written as a 'step-by-step' guide, this book answers all the common questions nurses have about writing their portfolio. Each chapter includes suggested activities and tasks that can be completed and put into a portfolio, so readers can create a portfolio as they go.