I am really happy to see that this blog is receiving so much attention, with visitors from all over the world. Hopefully once here you find something of interest and perhaps worthy of comment- don't forget to visit the journal home pages too!
From 2013, the Journal publishes Virtual Issues, which are collections of related articles, offered as free access. The first of these virtual issues is on Gastroenterology, Malnutrition and Nutritional Support and features articles on cancers of the GI tract, inflammatory bowel disease and enteral feeding. You can also find the British Dietetic Association evidence-based guidelines for the dietary … Continue reading Have you seen the virtual issue?
As a generally professional and mild-tempered individual I was quite shocked to find myself locked into a bit of a "brawl" on Twitter a few days ago with Mr Ben Goldacre. Goldacre is famous for his highly skilled and entertaining attacks on bad science, with incredibly insightful dissections of poor experimental design, the misuse of … Continue reading Have we lost to the quacks?
Using a wiki platform to promote guidelines internationally and maintain their currency: evidence-based guidelines for the nutritional management of adult patients with head and neck cancer http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jhn.12036/abstract T. Brown, M. Findlay, J. von Dincklage, W. Davidson, J. Hill, E. Isenring, B. Talwar, K. Bell, N. Kiss, R. Kurmis, J. Loeliger, A. Sandison, K. Taylor, J. … Continue reading Successful use of a wiki platform for international promotion of guidelines for management of cancer.
The JHNDEditor now has a Twitter account. Spread the word! @JHNDEditor
JHND announced the new Editorial Board last week. For everyone on the outside of the journal, the significance of this might be a little obscure, so it is important to explain what the EB actually do. Nature of the role Being a member of the Editorial Board is a voluntary position, and there is no … Continue reading What do the Editorial Board do?
New guidelines for submissions to the journal can be found at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1365-277X/homepage/ForAuthors.html
The new editorial board for JHND is confirmed as: Editor Professor Simon Langley-Evans Deputy Head of School of Biosciences University of Nottingham UK Associate Editor-in-Chief and Review Editor Dr Kevin Whelan Department of Nutrition and Dietetics King's College London UK Associate Editors S Burden, University of Manchester, UK C Green, Nutricia, Netherlands J Lovegrove, University of … Continue reading New JHND Editorial Board
The three most highly cited JHND papers published in 2012 were: Baldwin, C.; Weekes, C. E.Dietary counselling with or without oral nutritional supplements in the management of malnourished patients:a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. JOURNAL OF HUMAN NUTRITION AND DIETETICS Volume: 25 Issue: 5 Pages: 411-426. British Dietetic Associations.: British Dietetic Association evidence-based guidelines for the … Continue reading The most highly cited JHND papers of 2012 #RDUK
Things we don't publish. http://throwherinthewater.tumblr.com/post/10715687243 This made me smile at the end of a bad day.