Health & Social Care in the Community
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Edited By: Karen Luker
Impact Factor: 1.151
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 8/40 (Social Work)
Online ISSN: 1365-2524
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Online Open Articles
OnlineOpen is Wiley's hybrid open access option available on over 1300 journals. Check out some of HSC's OnlineOpen articles below!
Tobacco and alcohol use in the context of adolescent pregnancy and postpartum: a scoping review of the literature
Joan Bottorff, Nancy Poole, Mary Kelly, Lorraine Greaves, Lenora Marcellus, Mary Jung
Guest editorial: Caring in the 21st century: research evidence and knowledge generation
Mary Larkin, Alisoun Milne
Reaching out or missing out: approaches to outreach with family carers in social care organisations
Jo Moriarty, Jill Manthorpe, Michelle Cornes
Care-giving as a Canadian-Vietnamese tradition: ‘It's like eating, you just do it’
Rhonda Donovan, Allison Williams
Barriers to access and minority ethnic carers' satisfaction with social care services in the community: a systematic review of qualitative and quantitative literature
Nan Greenwood, Ruth Habibi, Raymond Smith, Jill Manthorpe
Call for Review Papers
Health and Social Care in the Community is seeking literature reviews (systematic or narrative) of topics of importance to the delivery of health and social care in the community. HSCC aims to create a new section within the journal dedicated to high quality reviews and 'state of the art papers'. Examples would include:
Care of older people, working with the third sector, perspectives of health for marginal and/or disadvantaged groups, innovations in the provision of mental health care, effectiveness of interventions, innovations in the provision of social care.
HSCC is also open to suggestions for reviews from author(s). All reviews will be subjected to the peer review process.
Top Downloaded Articles in 2013
The effectiveness of inter-professional working for older people living in the community: a systematic review
Daksha Trivedi, Claire Goodman, Heather Gage, Natasha Baron, Fiona Scheibl, Steve Iliffe, Jill Manthorpe, Frances Bunn, Vari Drennan
Common needs but divergent interventions for U.S. homeless and foster care children: results from a systematic review
Cheryl Zlotnick, Tammy Tam, Suzanne Zerger
A narrative review of Men’s Sheds literature: reducing social isolation and promoting men’s health and well-being
Nathan J. Wilson, Reinie Cordier
The effectiveness of culturally appropriate interventions to manage or prevent chronic disease in culturally and linguistically diverse communities: a systematic literature review
Saras Henderson, Elizabeth Kendall, Laurenne See
Call for Reviewers
If you have experience of writing journal papers, why not become a reviewer?
HSCC are recruiting reviewers in all journal topic areas. We especially welcome new statistical reviewers. If you are interested in becoming a reviewer please email HSCCoffice@wiley.com to request a form.
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