Instructions for authors:

Sections and publishing possibilities:
 
Original articles: Research Papers in the journal. Be structured as follows: Introduction,Methods, Results, Discussion, References, tables, and gures fi gure fi feet.Recomiendacomo maximum length is 12 pages, Recommended, accompanied by up to 6 figures and 6 tables.
 
Nursing Notes: Description of one or more cases of nursing observed in daily practiceinvolving a significant contribution to health awareness. Extensiónmáximarecommended: 8 pages, 3 figures y 3 accompanied by tables.
Letters to the Editor: This section comments on published articles objecionesopublicadosen magazine recently and observations or experiences that their characteristics can be summarized in a brief text. Recommended maximum length: 2 pages, accompanied by a table or figure. You can attach up to 10 references.
 
Other sections: The magazine includes other sections: Editorials, Reviews, News,technological advances, References deartículos on nursing published in other journals,bibliographic information of books received.
 
Authors will cooperate spontaneously want one of these sections should consultpreviamentea Directorate of the journal.
First page: 
  
Containing: 
- The full title should be concise but informative .- The first and last names of each of the authors together with their highest academic degree and institutional affiliation. 
- The department or institution to which they must attribute the work .- The name, telephone number, fax, email and full postal address of author to whom correspondence should be sent. 
- Origin of support in the form of grants, scholarships and fi nancial support. 
  
Second page: 
The second page should carry an abstract not exceed 250 delas words for unstructured abstracts (those that are not distributed in sections) or the 150 in the structured (those that are distributed in the apartadosque listed below). It shall indicate the objectives of the study, basic procedures (selection of study subjects, the observational and analytical methods), the most important results (if possible of their statistical significance) and major conclusiones.El accompanied summary language translation of the summary inglesa.Tras authors should submit such rottenness and identify 3 to 10 key words in English translation for this purpose using the terms of TesauroMedical Subject Headings (MESH) of Index Medicus and in the caseconcerned in terms of emerging not yet entered the new mesh can be used términos.Existe a Castilian version of MeSH, known as the DeCS (Descriptors in Health Sciences) and is availability http:// decs.bvs.br / E / homopagee.htm. (depending on the magazine) 
Third page: 
From the third page will include text, subdivided by type of article: 
  
Introduction: state the purpose of the article and a summary will be made a justification of the study. This section of the article only included the references are strictly necessary and are not included conclusionesdel data or work. 
Material and methods:

This section should clearly describe the center where the study was conducted, how subjects were selected under observation. Please indicate the age, gender and other salient features of sujetos.Se clearly indicate how and why the study was conducted in a carefully determinada.Se must specify the meaning of the terms used and detail exactly how data was collected (eg., expressions are included in the survey, if it is a self-administered questionnaire or collection was made by others).
 
Describe the methods, apparatus and procedures used, including references to statistical methods in sufficient detail for others to play resultados.Cuando spuedan investigadore is review articles, has to include a section in which describing the methods used for locating, selecting, collecting and synthesizing data.
 
Results: They report, not interpret, the observations made with the materials and methods. Present the results in text, tables and graphs in a logical sequence.Norepita in the text data in the tables or illustrations; emphasize or summarize only the observations importantes.Los manuscripts that present the results of a clinical trial of parallel group randomized should include the CONSORT flow diagram (http://www . consortstatement.org) which shows the distribution and progresode patients throughout the study. Manuscripts quepresenten results of a meta-analysis should include the fl ow eldiagrama QUOROM (http://www.consort-statement.org/QUOROM.pdf). Manuscripts submitted resultadosde validity studies of diagnostic tests should include the STARD flow diagram (http://www.consortstatement.org/stardstatement.htm).
 
Discussion: The authors should emphasize new and important aspects of the study and the conclusions derivande them. Should not repeat the data or information already included in other sections (introduction, results). Explain the meaning of the results and limitacionesdel study and its implications for future investigaciones.Se compare observations with those of otrosestudios pertinentes.Conclusiones: Relate the conclusions with the goals of the study, little eviteafi rmation and conclusions substantiated by data cientementeavaladas insufficient.
Entering the literature:
 
Revistas1 articles.

Standard article Halpern SD, Ubel PA, Caplan AL. Solid-organ transplantationin HIV-infected Patients. N Engl J Med 2002; 347:284-7.
More than six authors, mention the first six authors followed by "et al". Rose ME, Huerbin MB, Melick J, Marion DW, Palmer AM, Schiding JK, et al. Regulation of interstitial excitatory amino cortical contusion injury Concentrations After. Brain Res.2002; 935:40-6.
 
2. No mention of author Apr 21st century heart solution Have a sting in the tail.BMJ.2002; 325:184.3. Article in a language other than inglésEllingsen AE, Wilhelmsen I. Blant medisin-ogjusstudenter Sykdomsangst. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen.2002, 122:785-7.
 
Books and other monografías1.
 
Individual authors Murray PR, Rosenthal KS, Kobayashi GS, Pfaller MA.Medicalmicrobiology. 4th ed. St. Louis: Mosby; 2002.2. Chapter libroMeltzer PS, Kallioniemi A, Trent JM. Chromosome alterationsin human solid tumors. In: Vogelstein B, Kinzler KW, editors.The genetic basis of human cancer. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2002. p. 93-113.
 
Electronic material
 
1. CD-ROMAnderson SC, Poulsen KB. Anderson's electronic atlas ofhematology [CD-ROM]. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams &Wilkins; 2002
 
2. Journal article in InternetAbood S. Quality improvement initiative in nursing homes: an advisory Thean role in Acts. Am J Nurs [serial on the Internet] 2002 Jun [cited 2002 Aug 12] 102 (6): [about 3 p.]. Availablefrom: http:llwww.nursinqworld.org/AJN/2002/june/Wawatch.htmEn Spanish: [serial online].[Cited 12 Aug 2002], [ca. 3 p.]. Available at:
 
3. Home of a site-Pain.org WebCancer [homepage on the Internet]. New York: Associationof Cancer Online Resources, Inc., c2000-01 [updated2002 May 16, cited 2002 Jul 9]. Available from: http://www.cancer-pain.org. (In Spanish: [updated 16 May 2002; citado9 July 2002]. Available at:) Another Published1 material. Dictionaries and similaresDorland's illustrated medical dictionary. 29 th ed. Philadelphia: Saunders W.B, 2000. Filamin; p. 675.2. T. periódicoTiñan article Medical Improvements lower homicide rate: studysees drop in assault rate. The Washington Post. 2002 Aug 12; Sect A: 2 (col.4) In Spanish: 2002 Aug 12; Sec.
 
Tables:
 
Tables capture information concisely and efficiently presentande; informacióncon also offer the degree of detail and accuracy desired. Dedatos inclusion in tables and not in the text reduces the extensióndel same.
Typed or printed double-spaced tables ina separate paper.Consecutivamentesiguiendo table numbers the order of the first date that appears on eltexto and give a brief title. Do not use vertical lines horizontalesni. Give each column a short or abbreviated heading. Authors should place the issues explicativasen table footnotes, not in the title. Footnotes will explain all abbreviations table habituales.La no numbering of tables will be in númerosarábigos.
 
Figures:
 
The photos and graphics, together form the figures. Be numbered consecutively and together following the PC from first appearance in the text with Arabic numerals. All artwork will be presented at the end of text in a document separate from the manuscript.