Nursing in the 21st Century publishes original, theoretical or casuistic reports regarding the theory and practice of nursing and related sciences. Moreover, reviews of books and PhD theses are also accepted for publication. Manuscripts submitted by Polish authors are published in the Polish language, whereas those sent in from abroad – in English.
In line with the recommendations of Index Copernicus, the journal reviews manuscripts formatted according to the ‘Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals: Writing and Editing for Biomedical Publication’ (Updated in February 2006) by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors.
The journal is indexed by Index Copernicus and Polish Medical Bibliography, Pol-index, Google Scholar.
"Nursing in the 21st Century" is issued quarterly. Abstracts are available on-line on the publisher’s website http://www.piel21w. umlub.pl, with the Creative Commons License (CC-BY-NC-ND).
The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.
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Editor-in-Chief Irena Wrońska, the Medical University of Lublin, Poland Deputy Editor-in-Chief Danuta Zarzycka – Medical University of Lublin (Poland)
Managing Editors Beata Dobrowolska – Medical University of Lublin (Poland) Edyta Religa-Szuraj – Medical University of Lublin (Poland)
Editing in English Agnieszka Wrońska – Medical University of Lublin (Poland) Editing Beata Dobrowolska – Medical University of Lublin (Poland) Edyta Religa-Szuraj – Medical University of Lublin (Poland) Weronika Topolan (English correction) – Medical University of Lublin (Poland)
Editorial Advisory Board Tony Butterworth – Lincoln University (England) Dianne Cooney-Miner – St. John Fisher College (USA) Bożena Czarkowska-Pączek – Medical University in Warsaw (Poland) Aleksandra Gaworska-Krzemińska – Medical University in Gdańsk (Poland) Sigridur Halldorsdottir – University of Akureyri (Iceland) Antigoni Hatzopulu – General Hospital of Kavala (Greece) Christine Jackson – Lincoln University (Wielka Brytania) Darja Jarosowa – University of Ostrava (Czech Republic) Boris Miha Kaučič – College in Celje (Slovenia) Divna Kekuš – Higher Education School of Professional Health Studies in Belgrade (Serbia) Kornelia Kędziora-Kornatowska – Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Collegium Medicum in Bydgoszcz (Poland) Maria Kózka – Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Collegium Medicum (Poland) Elżbieta Krajewska-Kułak – Medical University in Białystok (Poland) Anna Ksykiewicz-Dorota – Medical University of Lublin (Poland) Teresa B. Kulik – Medical University of Lublin (Poland) Robert Lovrić – University of Osijek (Croatia) Piotr Małkowski – Medical University in Warsaw (Poland) Janusz Mariański – Catholic University of Lublin (Poland) Marzena Mikla – University of Murcia (Spain) Majda Pajnkihar – University of Maribor (Slovenia) Alvisa Palese – University of Udine (Italy) Cyprian Rogowski – University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn (Poland) Laura Serrant – Sheffield Hallam Universiyt (England) Arún Siguðardóttir – University of Akureyri (Iceland) Violetta Skrzypulec-Plinta – Medical University of Silesia (Poland) Verena Tschudin – University of Surrey (England) Stephen Wanless - Birmingham City University (England) John SG Wells – Waterford Institute of Technology (Ireland)
Medical Sciences Section Editor Bożena Czarkowska-Pączek - Medical University in Warsaw (Poland) Sigridur Halldorsdottir – University of Akureyri (Iceland)
Health Sciences Section Editor Maria Kózka – Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Collegium Medicum (Poland) Verena Tschudin – University of Surrey (England)
Social Sciences Section Editor Cyprian Rogowski - University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn (Poland) Teresa B. Kulik – Medical University of Lublin (Poland)