Open Journal of Nursing

ISSN Print: 2162-5336    ISSN Online: 2162-5344

Call For Papers


    Special Issue on Nursing and Health


    Community health is defined as the synthesis of nursing and public health practice applied to promoting and protecting the health of population. It is a specialized field of nursing that focuses on the health needs of communities, aggregates, and in particular vulnerable populations. It is a practice that is continuous and comprehensive directed towards all groups of community members. The goal of this special issue is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in this area of nursing and health.


    In this special issue, we invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles that explore nursing and health. In this special issue, potential topics include, but are not limited to:


    • Psychiatric and mental health nursing
    • Learning disability nursing
    • Pediatric nursing
    • Geriatric nursing
    • Home health nursing community and home care
    • Critical and emergency care
    • Advanced nursing practices


    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly specify the Special Issue” under your manuscript title. The research field “Special Issue - Nursing and Health” should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    December 12th, 2017

    Publication Date

              February 2018


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