Original Article: PDF OnlyWriting Scholarly Papers as a TeamDavidhizar, Ruth RN, DNS, CS, FAAN1; Dowd, Steven EdD, RT(R), (QM)2Author Information 1Dean, Division of Nursing, Bethel College, Mishawaka, Indiana 2Associate Professor, Critical and Diagnostic Care, School of Health-Related Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Health Care Supervisor: June 1998 - Volume 16 - Issue 4 - p 53-60 Buy Abstract Use of a team approach is a technique that can facilitate writing for professional publication. There is an art to writing with a team, which includes carefully selecting a writing partner who will complement personal skills and expertise and being able to work in a collaborative way through the writing process. There are benefits in the team approach that are of particular significance in mentoring novice writing in the publication process. However, there are also obstacles that should be anticipated and planned for. © Williams & Wilkins 1998. All Rights Reserved.