ISSN Print: 1949-4998    ISSN Online: 1949-5005

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Patient Safety and Risk Management

    Patient safety is a discipline that emphasizes safety in health care through the prevention, reduction, reporting, and analysis of medical error that often leads to adverse effects.

    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on Patient Safety and Risk Management. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Safety and reliability in treatment and healthcare
    • Effective teamwork and communications
    • Safety technology in healthcare
    • Medical error analysis and management
    • Harm reduction
    • Therapy failures and adverse events
    • Efficacy and safety
    • Medication safety
    • Quality improvement
    • Evidence-based medicine

    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 notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Patient Safety and Risk Management should be chosen during your submission.

    According to the following timetable:

    Submission Deadline

    June 19th, 2019

    Publication Date

    August 2019

    For publishing inquiries, please feel free to contact the Editorial Assistant at

    Guest Editor:  Dr. Constantinos Koutsojannis, Western Greece University of Applied Sciences

    Health Editorial Office