Journal and Research

ACORN publishes original articles pertaining to all aspects of perioperative nursing in its quarterly journal, Journal of Perioperative Nursing.

Peer-reviewed articles from the journal are available online, via Digital Commons, at journal.acorn.org.au/jpn.

Complete issues are sent to subscribers in March, June, September and December. 

ACORN supports research into perioperative nursing practice.

Through research, perioperative nurses can adopt best practice which is based on current evidence. ACORN is committed to encouraging and supporting perioperative nursing research and offers an annual research grant of up to $20 000.