The Journal of Medicine and the Person is a quarterly peer-reviewed, international journal that publishes original scientific papers and state-of-the-art reviews of general interest with the aim of broadening knowledge and promoting discussion among health care professionals, with particular reference to the humanistic aspects of medicine. The purpose of the journal is to offer in the health care world a cultural tool to all who acknowledge the central role of the person in medicine.
The Editors solicit for submission of significant results generated by controlled studies dealing with direct experience in various health care domains, ranging from daily clinical practice to nursing care or health care management, as well as by research combining a rigorous scientific approach with a specific attention devoted to the patient as a unique subject, defined as any person experiencing disease, disability or restriction in social participation, due to health problems.
The Journal of Medicine and the Person, official journal of the Association Medicine and the Person, publishes contributions in the following fields:
The journal will consider publication of supplements, monothematic issues and abstracts of scientific meetings and congresses. Proposal may be submitted to the Editor-in-Chief.
To further enhance the journal’s visibility, the print version is supported by the electronic version at http://www.springerlink.com.