Effectiveness of a reference accuracy strategy for faculty scholarship Academic Article uri icon

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  • 265

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  • Dissemination of information through peer-reviewed journal articles is an important requirement of success in academia. Despite the importance of publishing articles, about 25% to 45% of articles published in nursing journals have at least 1 reference error in the reference list. The authors discuss the implementation and outcomes of an internal copyeditor strategy aimed at reducing reference inaccuracy in faculty-authored journal articles.

date/time value

  • December 2013

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.NNE.0000435272.47774.51

PubMed Identifier

  • 24157676


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  • Humans
  • Nursing
  • Nursing Evaluation Research
  • Nursing Methodology Research
  • Peer Review, Research
  • Periodicals as Topic
  • Publishing