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Editorial Board


Despina Sapountzi-Krepia,
Prof. of Nursing, Chair Depart. of Nursing, Frederick University, Cyprus

Associate Editors

Ioannis Kyriazis,
Director, Internal Medicine Department, General Hospital of Attica KAT Kifisia, Greece
Katri Vehvilainen-Julkunen,
Prof of Nursing, Depart. of Nursing Science, University of  Eastern Finland, Finland
Christos Becos,
Director, Vascular Surgery Department, Nicosia General Hospital, Cyprus
Colleen Maykut,
Associate. Prof. MacEwan University–Faculty of Nursing–Department of Nursing Sciences, Edmonton, Alberta,Canada
Leena Honkavuo,  
Associate Professor, VID Specialized University in Oslo, Norway
Danita Potter,  
Professor, Northwestern State University, College of Nursing and School of Allied Health, Shreveport, USA
Margareta Karlsson,
Senior Lecturer in Caring Scienses, Department of Health Sciences, University of West Trollhättan, Sweden.

Special Consultans

Alex Molassiotis,
Prof. of Cancer and Supportive Care, Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Nursing, Hong Kong
Moza Alishaq,
Assist. Executive Director of Management & Patient Safety, Chairperson of  International Patient Safety Goals, Chairperson of Corporate Risk Management Committee, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar

Assistant Editors 

Vassilios Raftopoulos,
Assoc. Prof. Depart. of Nursing, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Maria Lavdaniti,
Assist. Prof. Depart. of Nursing, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece
Maria Psychogiou,
Researcher, Depart. of Nursing Science, University of Eastern Finland, Finland
Evanthia Sakellari,
Assist. Prof. Depart. of Public Health and Community Care, University of Western Attica, Greece

Statistical Advisor

George Tzavelas,
Assist. Prof. Depart. of Statistics and Insurance Science, University of Piraeus, Greece

Editorial Board Members

David Arthur,
Dean, School of Nursing and Midwifery, The Aga Khan University, Pakistan
Zuhal Bahar,
Prof. of Nursing, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
Carina Berterö,
Prof. Depart. of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Nursing Science Faculty of Health Sciences, Linköping University, Sweden
Inger Hallström,
Prof. Depart. of Nursing, Lund University, Sweden
Konstantinos Gourgoulianis,
Prof. of Pneumonology, Medical School, University of Thessaly, Greece
Aysegul Yildirim Kaptanoglu,
Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Trakya University, Turkey
Evangelia Kotrotsiou,
Prof. of Nursing, Depart. of Nursing, Technological Educational Institute of Larissa, Greece
Evangelia Laloumi-Vidali,
Prof. of Pedagogy, Depart. of Early Childhood Care and Education, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece
Ayhan Aytekin Lash,
Prof. School of Nursing, Northern Illinois University, U.S.A.
Christina Marvaki,
Prof. of Nursing, Depart. of Nursing A'', Technological Educational Institute of Athens, Greece
Susan Margaret McLaren,
Prof. Director, Centre for Leadership and Practice Innovation, Faculty  of Health and Social  Care, London South Bank University, United Kingdom
Sevilay Senol Çelik,
Professor, Hacettepe University Faculty of Health Sciences, Nursing Department, Ankara, Turkey
Linda Shields,
Prof. School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University, Australia
Konstantinos Varsamidis,
Prof. Depart. of Physiotherapy, Alexander TechnologicalEducational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece
Panos Efstathiou,
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Director of the National Operations Health Center, Greece
Cimon Volikas,
Professor, Medical School, University of Nicosia Cyprus and St George's University of London, United Kingdom
George Charalambous,
Gen. Surgeon, Head of Emergency Depart. "Hippocratio" General Hospital of Athens, Greece.
Coordinator MSc in Health Management, Frederick University, Cyprus
Cidalina Abreu,
Prof. Adjunta, Escola Superior de Enfermagen de Coimbra, Nursing College, Portugal
Ummu Yildiz Findik,
Assoc. Prof.  Nursing Department, Health Science Faculty, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
George Sapkas,
Prof. of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
Sutthiluck Tunkeratichai,
Assoc. Prof. Faculty of Nursing, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Panagiotis Prezerakos,
Associate Professor, Department of Nursing, Faculty of Human Movement and  Quality of Life Sciences, University of Peloponnese, Greece
Vahid Zamanzadeh,
Assoc. Prof. in Nursing Education, Department of Medical-Surgical Nursing, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran Board member of Health Ministry in Nursing, Iran
Alexandra Dimitriadou,
Assoc. Prof., Depart. of Nursing, Alexander Technological Educational  Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece
Hong-Gu He,
Assist. Prof. Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, Yong Loo Lin School of  Medicine, National University  of Singapore, Singapore
George Miltiadous,
Assist. Prof. of Internal Medicine Depart. of Nursing, Frederick University, Cyprus
Andreas Pavlakis,
Assist. Prof. Health Care Management Program, Open University of Cyprus
Markos Sgantzos,
Assist. Prof. of Anatomy, Medical School, University of Thessaly, Greece
Gülbu Tarnriverdi,
Assist. Prof. School of Health, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Turkey
Sofia Zyga,
Assoc. Prof. Depart. of Nursing, University of Peloponnese, Greece
Rob Monks,
Senior Lecturer, Depart. of Nursing, University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom
Adesola  Ogunfowokan,
Senior Lecturer, Department of Nursing Science, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Obafemi  Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun-State, Nigeria
Andreas Charalambous,
Lecturer, Depart. of Nursing, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Andreas Kouyialis,
Neurosurgeon, Lecturer, Depart. of Nursing, Frederick University, Cyprus
George Samoutis,
General Practitioner-Family Physician, Lecturer, Programme of Medicine, University of Nicosia Cyprus and St George's University of London, United Kingdom
Dimitrios Theofanidis,
Lecturer, Department of Nursing, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece
Ilona Jansen,
Office of Strategic Development of Higher Education, University of Health Sciences, Bochum, Germany
Leodoro J. Labrague,
Lecturer, Department of Fundamentals and Administration  Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman
Markella Boudioni,
Patient and Public Involvement Manager, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London United Kingdom
Olympia Halikiopoulou,
Clinical Neuropsychologist, Private practice, Collaborating with ''Agios Loukas'' Clinic, Thessaloniki, Greece

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