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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To describe common, standardized reporting guidelines nurse authors can use to improve the quality of research manuscripts they prepare and submit for publication.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recall the background information helpful for understanding the need for authors to adhere to the relevant standardized reporting guidelines when preparing a manuscript for journal submission.
  2. Compare the various standardized reporting guidelines and the types of research manuscripts for which they are intended.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CEH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: JPSN0119
Published: Jan/Mar 2019
Expires: 3/4/2022
Required Passing Score: 10/14 (71%)
Authors: Marilyn H. Oermann, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN; Michael S. Eskew, DNP, RN, AGNP-BC; Jamie L. Conklin, MSLIS; Dennis C. Williams, PhD
Categories: Research
Specialties: Research