Emergency Nurse is the only practice-based journal in the UK written specifically for nurses providing any aspect of emergency care. It encourages innovation and promotes professional excellence in all pre-hospital, emergency and urgent care settings.
We publish original research, descriptions and case studies of service or practice development, updates in policy or in practice guidelines in the field of emergency care, literature reviews and opinion articles.
We also publish continuing professional development articles to inform, support and educate nurses working in this field of practice, and to help contributors and their readers prepare for revalidation.
If you have an idea for an article or how to develop the journal online or in print, the editorial team wants to hear from you. We have a particular focus on the following areas:
- Service delivery and improvement
- Minor injuries
- Major injuries, including trauma, cardiac presentations and serious head injury
- Care of children and young people
- Care of older people
- Mental health
Emergency Nurse is indexed, abstracted and / or published online in the British Nursing Index and Ovid.
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From as little as £6.80 a month, a subscription to Emergency Nurse gives you unlimited access to these valuable resources:
- Choice of print or digital edition – your bi-monthly journal, delivered to your door or inbox
- Personalised website and e-newsletters – we highlight articles of interest to you based on what you’ve read before on the Emergency Nurse website. This also informs the content you receive in your daily e-newsletters, ensuring you get more of what’s relevant to you
- Online archive and ten extra articles a month – access our archive of peer-reviewed articles. You can even access up to ten articles each month from any other RCNi journal
- RCNi Portfolio – get a clear overview of your revalidation progress at a glance, with interactive quizzes to help you quickly build your CPD hours
- Continuous online publishing – peer-reviewed articles are available online first, giving you faster access to new content
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ISSN 1354-5752 (print)
ISSN 2047-8984 (online)