Health & Social Care in the Community

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Edited By: Karen Luker

Impact Factor: 2.047

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 6/42 (Social Work)

Online ISSN: 1365-2524


Call for Review Papers

We are seeking literature reviews (systematic or narrative) of topics of importance to the delivery of health and social care in the Community.Examples would include topic areas relating to, care of older people, working with the third sector, perspectives of health for marginal, innovations in the provision of mental health care, effectiveness of interventions, innovations in the provision of social care.

Please send abstract/outline of potential topic area to:

Professor Gretl McHugh, Reviews Editor at:

Contributors to the Review Section should refer to the general Author Guidelines for specific guidelines on review articles.

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