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Current topics

Current topics Dragon Naturally Speaking(TM) Deluxe. Dragon Systems, Inc. 320 Nevada St, Newton, MA 02160. Phone: 617-965-5200; e-mail: info@dragonsys.com; web: www.naturalspeech.com. Dragon NaturallySpeaking(TM), is a continuous speech recognition software program. It was the world’s first large vocabulary (230,000 word total vocabulary and 30,000 active vocabulary) continuous speech recognition product for general purpose use. The user […]

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Not all articles are alike

Writing a feature article: Not all articles are alike Pelletier, Luc R Although the novice author’s primary goal is to write a manuscript that is accepted, the experienced author may have a different goal–to write a feature article. Not all articles are the same. Editors and reviewers see many “acceptable” articles, but few outstanding, feature […]

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Tips for manuscript reviewers

Tips for manuscript reviewers Davidhizar, Ruth This article provides recommendations for new and experienced reviewers based on the authors’ experiences as editors, authors, and peer reviewers. By adherence to the techniques below, reviewers can make positive contributions to the professional community in addition to improving their personal publication, reviewing, and writing skills. Peer review ensures […]

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How long should the literature search be?

How long should the literature search be? Heinrich, Kathleen T One size does not fit all for literature reviews within nursing publications. The lengths of literature reviews in articles differ greatly between different types of nursing journals. This experienced author and journal reviewer describes three factors that authors and editorial board members can rise to […]