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 Central:

Professor Berit Lindahl
Faculty of Medicine and the Department of Health Sciences
Institute for Palliative Care
Lund University and Region Skåne
Lund University
Faculty of Caring Sciences
Work Life & Social Welfare
Borås University

Associate Editor
Elisabeth Lindberg
Faculty of Caring Science,
Work Life and Social Welfare
University of Borås
SE-501 90 Borås

Editorial Office
Poongothai Chockalingam
Wiley-Blackwell Publishing
9600 Garsington Road
Oxford OX4 2DQ.
E-mail: SJCSedoffice@wiley.com

Editorial Board

Ann-Helen Sandvik, Finland

Anne Kari Tolo Heggestad, Norge

Venke Ueland, Norge

Bente Hoj, Danmark

Marie Cook, Australien

Nabeel Al Yateem, Förenade Arabemiraten

Federica Canzan, Italien

Marja Kaunonen, Finland

Oscar Tranvåg, Norway

Janne Brammer Damsgaard, Denmark

Lisbeth Fagerström, Finland

Kathleen Galvin, United Kingdom

Mia Berglund, Sweden

Fiona Cowdell, United Kingdom

Linda Nyholm, Finland