ERIC Number: EJ480530
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Editorial Peer Review: Is Nursing at Risk?
Fondiller, Shirley H.
Nursing and Health Care, v15 n3 p142-48 Mar 1994
Certain problems are associated with the intensified use of external reviewers for journals in scientific disciplines. A survey of editors regarding fraudulent publication in the nursing community found that most journals do not have an orientation program for new referees and that there are inadequate mechanisms for evaluating peer reviewer performance. (JOW)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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