1. Why would a practicing nurse want to publish? Discuss.

Please consult your favorite professional journal and search for Author Guidelines. Attach the guidelines to the Discussion Forum along with your discussion content (we will set Moodle to accept 1 attachment). If you receive a hard-copy in the mail, you will have to scan the Author Guidelines, save it to your computer, and thereby be able to attach the Word.doc to your Discussion Forum posting. The Discussion Forum itself will include your comments on the following: DIRECTIONS: The ability to post will start Sunday of the week it is due @ 8am. The initial post is due no later than the date posted on the course calendar by 11:55pm. 2. Comment on the guidelines youve attached to your discussion. Point out those things that are familiar and those things that are not. 3. If you were writing an article today, do you currently have enough information to successfully follow the guidelines? 4. If you do not have enough information to successfully follow the guidelines, where might you locate the information? Your personal opinion is warranted for item one (1) above. However, for the remaining items (2-4), you must show critical analysis of the topic and, in addition, all items mustbe supported by evidence from the scholarly literature. Your response must be typed (or copied and pasted) directly into the discussion thread. The word limit is no less than 200 or more than 300 words, with at least 2 peer-reviewed journals no older than 5 years. Please double space between paragraphs but do NOT use double spacing or indentions throughout. The only APA format should be for citation of sources in-text and the reference list. A single file of the publication guidelines must file be uploaded as an attached