Published bi-annually, the Australasian Journal of Neuroscience, the official journal of the Australasian Neuroscience Nurses Association, contains original articles on advances in neurosurgical and neurological techniques as they affect nursing management, and commentary on the role of the neuroscience nurse in the health care team.
The Australasian Journal of Neuroscience publishes original manuscripts on all aspects of neuroscience patient management, including nursing, medical and paramedical practice.
Rejection rate: 5-10%
Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content under the Creative Commons CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. Under the CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license users are free to share the work (copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format), if the contribution is properly attributed and used for non-commercial purposes. The material published in the journal may not be altered or build upon.
The Australasian Neuroscience Nurses Association (ANNA), is the peak body for neuroscience nurses, facilitates and fosters the advancement of neuroscience nursing thus enabling optimal patient centred care.
ANNA achieves this through the provision of opportunities to network, access to resources, promotion and support of the neuroscience speciality.
Jacqueline Baker - Retired Academic, Australia
Jeanne Barr - Clinical Nurse Consultant Neuroscience, Royal North Shore Hospital, Australia
Sharryn Byers - Clinical Nurse Consultant Neurosurgery, Penrith Hospital, Australia
Vicki Evans - Clinical Nurse Consultant Neuroscience, Royal North Shore Hospital, Australia
Larissa Sirotti - Clinical Nurses Educator New South Wales Health, Australia
A letter of submission must accompany each manuscript stating that the material has not been previously published, nor simultaneously submitted to another publication and agreeing to the transfer of copyright to the Australasian Journal of Neuroscience. The letter of submission must be signed by all authors.
A statement on the ethical aspects of any research must be included where relevant and the Editorial Board reserves the right to judge the appropriateness of such studies.
Authors of all accepted manuscripts are required to sign Open Access Agreement prior to publiction.
Rejected manuscripts are returned to the author.
Manuscripts should be emailed to the AJON Editor. Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Instructions for Authors are available here.
The journal does not have article processing charges (APCs) nor article submission charges.
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