BMC Palliative Care is looking for submissions to our Assortment on religious assist in life threatening diseases and finish of life care. Extra data has been offered within the Editorial written by the Visitor Editors Dr Michael Connolly (College Faculty Dublin, Eire) and Dr Barry Quinn (Queen’s College Belfast, United Kingdom).
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Non secular care is a necessary area of palliative care and it has been included within the World Well being Group (WHO) definition of palliative care for nearly 15 years. Regardless that its affect on high quality of life is well known, religious care has been essentially the most uncared for element of palliative care for a very long time. Nevertheless, lately, initiatives together with progress at nationwide ranges have been established to advertise the combination of this dimension of palliative care in analysis and scientific care. Rising proof helps the significance of religious care on the finish of life and its constructive results on sufferers’ high quality of life have been reported throughout age teams and affected person teams/medical situations.
In recognition of this vital subject, BMC Palliative Care has launched this Assortment which inspires submissions together with however not restricted to these addressing:
- Evaluation of religious wants in life threatening diseases/finish of life
- Evaluation of religious misery in threatening diseases/finish of life
- Relationship between religious assist and the opposite parts of palliative and finish of life care
- Effectiveness of religious care in palliative care
- Non secular assist to palliative care sufferers and to these round them
- Interventions to implement the combination of religious care in palliative care
- Individual religious consciousness and its affect on scientific observe
This Assortment is now open for submissions!
The Assortment welcomes Analysis Article submissions. Evaluation Articles can be thought of on the discretion of the Journal’s Editor. If you need to submit a Evaluation Article for consideration, please first e mail Chiara Cilibrasi, Editor of BMC Palliative Care. Please observe that unsolicited evaluations is not going to be thought of as per our submission tips.
Knowledge units and descriptions related to the Assortment can be thought of in BMC Analysis Notes as Knowledge Notes. You’ll find out extra about this text kind right here. Such a content material can be printed in BMC Analysis Notes and included within the remaining Assortment.
Earlier than submitting your manuscript, please guarantee you could have learn our submission tips. Articles for this Assortment needs to be submitted by way of our submission system, Snapp. Throughout the submission course of you can be requested whether or not you might be submitting to a Assortment, please choose “Spirituality in Palliative Care” from the dropdown menu.
Articles will bear the journal’s customary peer-review course of and are topic to the entire journal’s customary insurance policies. Articles can be added to the Assortment as they’re printed.
If accepted for publication, an article processing fees applies. Please click on right here to seek out out about our customary waiver coverage.
Submission deadline: thirty first of Could 2023.
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