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Editorial Board

Editor- in-Chief

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

Associate Editors        

Chrisoula Melissa, 
Prof. of Psychology, Depart. of Nursing, Alexander Technological
Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece
Ioannis Kyriazis,
Director, Internal Medicine Department, General Hospital of Attica KAT
Katri Vehvilainen-Julkunen,
Prof of Nursing, Depart. of Nursing Science, University
of  Eastern Finland, Finland

 Special Consultans

Alex Molassiotis,
Prof. of Cancer and Supportive Care, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
School of Nursing, Hong Kong

Moza Alishaq,
Asist. 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,
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,

Statistical Advisor
George Tzavelas,
Asist. Prof. Depart. of Statistics and Insurance Science,
University of Piraeus, Greece

Editorial Board Members 
David Arthur,
Assoc.Prof. of Health – Nursing, Charles Darwin University, Australia
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
Kostantinos Varsamidis,
Prof. Depart. of Physiotherapy, Alexander TechnologicalEducational

Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece
Panos Efstathiou,
Orthopedic Surgeon, Director of the National Operations Health Center, Greece
Cimon Volikas,
Director, B' Internal Medicine Clinic, 251 Air Forse Hospital, Athens, Greece
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
Spyros G. Fountoukis

Health Informatics Lab, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Danita R. Potter,
Associate Professor, Interim Associate Dean, School of Nursing, Grambling State University,

Grambling, LA, USA
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
Cecile Dury,
Maitre Assist, Haute Ecole de Namur, Depart. Paramedical Sainte-Elisabeth, Belgium
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, Progamme of Medicine,
The 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 
Elpidoforos Soteriades,
Harvard School of Public Health, Depart. of Environmental Health, Environmental and
Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology (EOME), Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Sandra Sinclair,
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene, University of Hawaii at Manoa in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
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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