Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences is an established quarterly, peer reviewed journal with an international reputation. As the official publication of the Nordic College of Caring Science, the Journal shares their mission to contribute to the development and advancement of scientific knowledge related to health, well-being, caring and the alleviation of human suffering. The emphasis is on research that has a patient, family and community focus and which promotes an interdisciplinary team approach. Of special interest are scholarly articles addressing and initiating dialogue on theoretical, empirical and methodological concerns related to critical issues. All articles are expected to demonstrate respect for human dignity and accountability to society. The journal also publishes reviews and meta-studies. The journal is published by Wiley-Blackwell.

The Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences receives manuscripts in the Manuscript Centralhttp://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/sjcs

Editor in chief

Päivi Åstedt-Kurki
Professor Dr.polit (PhD)
33014 Tampereen yliopisto

E-mail: Paivi.Astedt-Kurki@uta.fi

Editor assistant

Marja Kaunonen
33014 Tampereen yliopisto

E-mail: Marja.Kaunonen@uta.fi


Robert Huston

Editorial Assistant

9600 Garsington Road
Oxford OX4 2DQ
tel: +44 (0)1865 476542

Email: rhuston@wiley.com

Website/Journal url: www.wileyonlinelibrary.com/journal/scs

Editorial Board in Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, from March 19th 2015:

Åshild Slettebo, Norway, EIC

Lennart Fredriksson, Sweden, AE

Kristin Bjornsdottir, Island

Bart Cusveller, Holland

Marian Turkel, USA

Marie Cooke, Australia

Riita Suhonen, Finland

Jehad Halabi, Jordan

Britta Hördam, Denmark

Tove Giske, Norway

Margret Lepp, Sweden

Kirsten Frederiksen, Denmark

Alvisa Palese, Italy

Berit Foss, Norway

Lena Wiklund-Gustin, Sweden

Janne Damsgaard, Danmark

Oscar Tranvåg, Norge

Lisbeth Fagerström, Finland

Satu Elo, Finland