Introducing the Journal of Compassionate Health Care

Shea, Sue and Lionis, Christos (2014) Introducing the Journal of Compassionate Health Care. Journal of Compassionate Health Care, 1 . pp. 1-2. ISSN 2053-2393 [Article] (doi:10.1186/s40639-014-0007-7)


This editorial seeks to enhance the broad concept of compassionate health care, in theory and in practice by inviting practitioners and researchers in health care to consider compassionate care as a core subject in their interest and research priorities. The journal aims to provide a vehicle for bringing together multidisciplinary perspectives, research and initiatives concerning the concept of compassionate health care, which has recently received much attention and interest. Here we explain the motivation behind the new open access journal, and we invite health care practitioners and researchers to join us in promoting the Journal’s aims and scope.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Article number = 7
Research Areas: A. > School of Health and Education
Item ID: 17987
Depositing User: Sue Shea
Date Deposited: 07 Oct 2015 14:04
Last Modified: 07 Nov 2017 12:32

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