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GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC) is no longer accepting regular submissions. All the articles currently under review will be published as per the schedule. GSTF JNHC will publish an Annual Special Issue which is a collection of selected papers presented at GSTF Conferences. For Further details About GSTF Conferences and their Special Issue, please visit the GSTF Medical and Health Science Conferences

 

Featured article: Predicting Factors of Diabetic Foot Care Behaviors Among Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients


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The objective of this study was to examine the predictive factors of diabetic foot care behaviors among
Muslim patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. The predictive variables were diabetic foot care knowledge and perceived
facilitators. One hundred and sixty one of Muslim patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Internal Medicine Clinic of Dr.
Moewardi Hospital participated. Data were collected using a set of questionnaires consisted of the Personal Characteristic
Questionnaire, the Modified Foot Care Knowledge Questionnaire, the Modified Foot Care Confident Scale Questionnaire, the Perceived Facilitators Questionnaire, and the Modified Diabetic Foot Care Behaviors Questionnaire. The content was validated by three experts.

 

The Scale-Content Validity Index was between 0.94 and 1.00. The reliability of the questionnaires was evaluated and acceptable values of
Cronbach’s alpha coefficients were obtained.

 

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GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care – JNHC

(Print ISSN 2345-718X, E-periodical ISSN 2345-7198)

The Global Science and Technology Forum – GSTF publishes, in print and online, international journals that feature peer-reviewed scholarly articles rigorously selected from conferences and open call for papers. These articles are the end result of scholars’ tremendous effort and creativeness in exploring the theory, application, and social implications of diverse frontier research areas in science and technology. GSTF journals are indexed by UlrichswebEconBizEBSCOCrossRefProQuestCabell’s DirectoriesIndex Copernicus,JournalSeek and will be submitted to Zentralblatt MATHScopusScienceDirect and amongst others, where applicable.

 

A research paper, abstract or poster submitted to GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC)must be original that are unpublished and cannot be under review for publication elsewhere during the time it is being considered for GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC). Furthermore, after you submit a paper to GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC), you must await the response from GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC) and only resubmit elsewhere if your paper is rejected–or withdrawn at your request–from GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC).

 

Editor-in-Chief:

 

Prof.Nita Jane Carrington, EdD, RN, ANP, MSN, MBA, MPA
Professor of Nursing College of Nursing & Health Sciences
Hawaii Pacific University
Kaneohe, USA

Managing Editor:

 

Dr. Anton Ravindran
President Global Science and Technology Forum (GSTF)

Co-Editor:

 

Assoc. Prof. Chris Kewley
Faculty of Health Director of Post Graduate Studies School of Nursing & Midwifery
University of Newcastle, Australia

Associate Editors:

Assoc. Prof. Barbra Mann Wall
School of Nursing University of Pennsylvania
USA

Assoc. Prof. Pamela B. Edwards
School of Nursing Duke University
USA

Assoc. Prof. Peggy Slota
School of Nursing Carlow University
USA

Assoc. Prof. Jean Ivey
School of Nursing University of Alabama at Birmingham
USA

Dr. Lorraine Fitzsimmons, PhD, APRN, FNP, ANP-BC
SDSU School of Nursing
USA

Prof. Stephanie Mitchell
Professor of Nursing Delaware State University
USA

Dr. Faye Hummel, RN, PhD, CTN-A
School of Nursing University of Northern Colorado
USA

Assoc. Prof. Regina Lee
School of Nursing Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

Asst. Prof. Choi Kai Chow
Assistant Professor The Nethersole School of Nursing
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Assoc. Prof. Lorna Suen
Associate Professor School of Nursing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

Assoc. Prof. Wan-Yim IP
Associate Professor
The Nethersole School of Nursing Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Asst. Prof. Henny Breen, RN, CNE, COI
Assistant Professor of Nursing
RN to BSN Service Learning Coordinator
Linfield – Good Samaritan School of Nursing
Linfield College
USA

Dr. Nadia Bassuoni Ibraheem Elsharkawy
Lecturer- Maternal and Newborn Health Nursing
Faculty of Nursing
Cairo University

Prof. Jenny Lillibridge
School of Nursing California State University
USA

Assoc. Prof. Mohammad Asia
School of Nursing California State University
USA

Assoc. Prof. Sara Day
School of Nursing University of Alabama at Birmingham
USA

Assoc. Prof. M. Gail Hill, PhD, RN
Associate Professor of Nursing School of Nursing, UAB
USA

Assoc. Prof. Jodi Dampeer-Moore Ed. D, MSN, RN
Associate Professor of Nursing Delaware State University
USA

Asst. Prof. Wen Deng
Assistant Professor
School of Nursing The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Asst. Prof. Doris Leung
Assistant Professor
The Nethersole School of Nursing Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Prof. Violeta Lopez
Professor and Director of Research
Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
National University of Singapore

Prof. Tessy Treesa Jose
Prof & HoD
Psychiatric Nursing
Manipal College of Nursing Manipal
Manipal University, Karnataka

Prof. Kanmani Job
Professor
Medical Surgical Nursing
College of Nursing
Kochi

Asst. Prof. Meredith Yeung
Assistant Professor
Health and Social Sciences Cluster
Singapore Institute of Technology

Dr. Amel Dawod Kamel
Lecturer of Maternity and Newborn Health
Nursing Department
Faculty of Nursing
Cairo University

Prof. David Matusiewicz
Dean, FOM University of Applied Sciences
Institute Director of the Institute of Health and Social Sciences
Germany

Dr. Christine Okpomeshine
Assistant Professor
College of Mount Saint Vincent
USA

Dr. Sheila Cunningham
Associate professor (School of Health and Education)
Middlesex University,
UK

Assoc. Prof. Chen-Peng Chen
Department of Occupational Safety and Health
China Medical University
Taiwan

CONTACT US

 

For enquiries on the GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC), email us at: jnhc@globalstf.org

 
For interested Authors who wish to submit their manuscripts to the relevant books, or if you have any queries on our GSTF publications (books & journals), do email us at publications@globalstf.org.

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Diabetic Foot Care Knowledge and Behaviors of Individuals with Diabetes Mellitus in Indonesia

 

The most common diabetes mellitus (DM) complication is diabetic foot ulcer (DFU), which is costly and has devastating adverse effects. It was found that 6.8 % of DM patients suffered from DFU. According to Indonesian Hospital Association…..

 
Sulistyo AHS, Sae-Sia W, Maneewat K
 

Published on: 25 Jan 2018



Related Learning Experiences of Level IV Nursing Students: Implications to Nursing Practice

 

Personal learning experiences vary from one person to another. Factors influencing this include educational background, heredity, physical and social environment. Nursing students honed in nursing schools as would-be nurse professionals are exposed to both classroom and related learning experiences.

 
Rambe C. Ramel Jr., Neil M. Martin
 

Published on: 25 Jan 2018



Shifting pedagogical priorities in facilitating mixed methods research including postgraduate student’s reflections.

 

Teaching mixed methods research for quality improvement and translating evidence base practice to address meaningful change has become increasingly popular. In times of evidence-based and data-driven calls for improvement, it is important to provide students with knowledge and skills about mixed methods research that will help with the translation of research into practice. The literature identifies diverse pedagogical challenges that students face within mixed methods classrooms.

 

Dr. Jo Gilmartin, Dr. Philip Esterhuizen
 

Published on: 25 Jan 2018



The Effect of Nature therapy for Stress、Anxiety、Depression and Demoralization on Breast Cancer Patients

 

Background: Breast cancer patients experience extreme stress that may cause mental disorders. Past research has found that exposure to natural landscapes and Gardening improves the mental wellbeing of patients. Objective:

 
Chang Yun-Chen, Tseng Tzu-hui A.,, Chiu Shin-Che
 

Published on: 25 Jan 2018



SECONDARY SCHOOL TEACHERS´ KNOWLEDGE,ATTITUDES AND PREVENTIVE PRACTICES OF DENGUEFEVER

 

Dengue fever (DF) is the most common mosquito-borne viral disease that affects humans. It has become a major health problem in Sri-Lanka. School teachers can act as knowledge of dengue transferring and behaviors related to dengue changing agents of students in particular and community in general.

 
E.W.A.I.M. SIRIWARDANA, K. SAMARASINGHE
 

Published on: 25 Jan 2018



Telehealth: Reshaping Psychiatric Practice in Rural America

 

Approximately 20% of the U.S. population, which equates to over 50 million people, live in rural areas however only 9% of the nation’s physicians practice in rural communities. This means that even fewer people have access to qualified health professionals to seek psychiatric assistance.

 
Santi Pattanavichai
 

Published on: 25 Jan 2018



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Preparing and Submitting your manuscript

 

A research paper, abstract or poster submitted to GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC) must be original that are unpublished and cannot be under review for publication elsewhere during the time it is being considered for GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC). Furthermore, after you submit a paper to GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC), you must await the response from GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC) and only resubmit elsewhere if your paper is rejected–or withdrawn at your request–from GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC).This restriction applies to identical papers as well as to papers with a substantial overlap in scientific content and results. This restriction applies to identical papers as well as to papers with a substantial overlap in scientific content and results.

 

Publishing Charges

 

  • Article Processing Fees – USD 350 (print) / USD 275 (PDF version) for publishing an accepted manuscript.
PayPal Publication Fee (USD) PayPal Svc Charge (USD) Total Fee (USD)
Printed Version 350 17.5 367.5
PDF Version 275 13.75 288.75

 

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Printed Version 350 35 385
PDF Version 275 35 310

 

To assist/support and to minimize publication barriers, GSTF extends financial assistance/discounts on a case by case basis based on merit and financial need for Authors from low income countries. In all cases, the acceptance and publication of the article is solely based on quality, relevance and academic rigour of the article.

 

Revenue sources

 

From inception, GSTF receives revenue from a range of sources which includes rights, royalties, training programs, professional certifications programs, consulting, government and/or private funding and/or grants, sponsorships, conferences, sale of reprints, and open access publication fees. Separation is maintained between the editorial team and the advertising and sponsorship sales teams.

 

GSTF Journals do not generate any income via subscription fees or from pay per view. The publication fees of the journal will subsidize costs involved in provision and maintenance of publication infrastructure, operational and administrative costs including print and shipping, processing of manuscripts through peer-reviews, hosting services of the on-line libraries amongst others. The author may be able to defray the processing fees by securing funds from their institutions and/or research funding.

 

Format Requirements

 

  • •  All papers are encouraged to follow the IEEE standard template (Double-column, 10-pt Times New Roman, Single-spaced), plus keywords.
  • •  Papers in PDF format
  • •  Images (line graphs, images), B/W only; minimum 300dpi resolution.
  • •  Author profile: Maximum 100 words
  • •  Author photo: 300dpi resolution
  • •  Page limit: 10 (Additional pages are subject to a fee of USD80 per page)

Click here to download the paper template.

 

Submitting your manuscript

 
All articles submitted to GSTF journals will be checked for plagiarism and must be submitted through GSTF Journal Submission Portal.

Click here to submit your paper online.

GSTF JOURNAL POLICIES

 

Journal Policies

GSTF is committed to keeping articles published in its journals in full compliance with Open Access principles and practices through GSTF Digital Library (http://dl6.globalstf.org/) for everyone. By default, GSTF publishes these articles under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial (CC BY-NC 3.0) license that allows reuse subject only to the use being non-commercial and to the article being fully attributed (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0) to GSTF. Articles funded by certain organizations that mandate publication with a Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 3.0) license, which may require reuse for commercial purposes are allowed, subject to the article being fully attributed to GSTF.

 

Access & Archiving

The manuscripts are archived in GSTF Digital Library (http://dl6.globalstf.org/)

 

Confidentiality

Articles received for review are treated as confidential documents. The editor must ensure that the information submitted by the authors is kept confidential and sharing it only with those involved in the evaluation, review, and publication processes.

 

Copyright

Authors should ensure that their works are entirely original and previously unpublished. Authors should ensure that their work does not contain plagiarized content and are not under copyright elsewhere (in whole or in part). GSTF requires the author(s) to grant exclusive worldwide license in perpetuity, in all forms, format and media to a) publish b) distribute c) display d) store e) reprint f) translate into other languages and reproduce the paper g) the inclusion of electronic links of the paper to third party material where-ever it may be hosted h) and/or license to any third party to do any or all of the above.

 

The author(s) may use their papers for non-commercial purposes by acknowledging first publication in GSTF Journals and giving full reference and/or web link as appropriate.

 

Promptness

A reviewer who feels that he/she is unqualified to review the research reported in a manuscript or reviewer feels it is not possible for him/her to complete review of the manuscript within stipulated time, he/she should notify the editor and excuse himself from the review process.

 

Multiple Publication

Authors are not allowed to submit their research papers to several conference proceedings publication at the same time and should not publish articles describing essentially the same research in more than one conference proceedings or primary publication as it constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable. Editors of the GSTF reserve the right to reject such manuscript.

 

Misconduct

All articles submitted to GSTF will be scrutinized for any plagiarism and/or academic misconduct. GSTF will investigate complaints received against an author and may request the author to clarify and/or reject the submission for review. However, the editor should not reject papers based on suspicions; they should have proof of misconduct.

 

Reporting standards

Articles submitted must be original research work and must present an accurate account of the work performed and the results, followed by an objective discussion of the significance of the work. Fraudulent or knowingly making inaccurate statements constitute unethical behavior and are unacceptable for any publication in the GSTF.

 

Acknowledgment of Sources

All work of others must be referenced with proper acknowledgments. Authors should cite publications that have been influential in determining the nature of the reported work.

 

Appeals

Authors can appeal against the editorial decisions about their submissions. Please contact the journal secretariat. GSTF will respond to appeals from authors within 2-3 weeks.

 

GSTF extends free access to individuals and University libraries and fully embraces Open Access policies.

 

Revenue sources

From inception, GSTF receives revenue from a range of sources which includes rights, royalties, training programs, professional certifications programs, consulting, government and/or private funding and/or grants, sponsorships, conferences, sale of reprints, and open access publication fees. Separation is maintained between the editorial team and the advertising and sponsorship sales teams.

 

GSTF Journals do not generate any income via subscription fees or from pay per view. The publication fees of the journal will subsidize costs involved in provision and maintenance of publication infrastructure, operational and administrative costs including print and shipping, processing of manuscripts through peer-reviews, hosting services of the on-line libraries amongst others. The author may be able to defray the processing fees by securing funds from their institutions and/or research funding.

 

Permission for Authors:

Author(s) of GSTF Journals may use their articles for non-commercial purposes without written approval from GSTF but must acknowledge first publication in GSTF Journal and must include a full reference ad/or web-link else will be in violation of the license.

 

Permission to reuse for Third Parties:

Anyone else other the author(s) of the original research paper who intends to reproduce a GSTF Journal article must seek permission from GSTF by writing to the journal secretariat.

 

REVIEW
 

Reviewer Process:

  • •  Prospective Authors are invited to submit original papers not being considered for publication elsewhere.
  • •  Submissions will be judged based on Appropriateness of the Topic, Conceptual Adequacy/ Mastery of Relevant Literature, Technical Adequacy (if applicable), Clarity of Presentation and Significance of Contribution to the Field.
  • •  All articles submitted to GSTF journals will be checked for plagiarism and must be submitted through the GSTF Submission Portal.
  • •  Submissions will go through independent and professional “Blind Peer Review” process.
  • •  Authors will be notified via email on the outcome of the review process.
  • •  Authors can appeal for re-submission (after updating their manuscript as suggested by the reviewers) for further consideration.

Reviewer guidelines:

  • •  Reviewers are expected to handle submitted manuscripts with Editors will periodically monitor the processes and advise reviewers on ensuring compliance with academic integrity, ethical conduct and in enforcing academic rigor.


 
CODE OF ETHICS

GSTF is in recognition of the importance of the technologies that affects the quality of life throughout the world, and in accepting a personal obligation to scientific communities that we serve, do at this moment commit ourselves to the highest ethical and professional conduct and agree:

  1. Contribute to society and human well-being: To improve the understanding of technology and scientific research.
  2. Give proper credit for intellectual property: To seek, accept, and offer honest criticism of scientific work, to acknowledge and correct errors, and to credit the contributions of others properly;
  3. Be fair and act not to discriminate: To treat all persons fairly regardless of such factors as race, religion, gender, disability, age, or national origin;
  4. Avoid harm to others: To avoid injuring others, their property, reputation, or employment by false or malicious action;
  5. Respect the privacy of others: To assist colleagues and co-workers in their professional development and to support them in following this code of ethics.
  6. Honor confidentiality: Accept and provide appropriate professional reviews.
  7. Be honest and trustworthy: Improve public understanding of computing and its consequences.
  1. Manage personnel and resources to design and build information systems that enhance the quality of working life.
  2. All articles submitted to GSTF journals will be checked for plagiarism and must be submitted through EasyChair.

SCOPE

The GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC) cover research areas broadly in Nursing and Health Care. Specific topics of interest include but are not limited to:

Nursing Practice:

• Innovations in Patient Care
• Multi-Professional Practice
• Nursing Practice Model Reform
• Acute / Critical Care
• Care of Patients with Chronic Disease
• Symptom Management

Nursing Education:

 

• Innovations in Nursing Education
• Problem-Based Teaching and Learning
• Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning
• Critical Thinking and Caring Competency Training
• Clinical Reasoning and Decision Making Competency Training

Nursing Management:

• Workforce Planning
• Innovations and Reforms in Nursing Management
• Human Resource Management
• Quality and Safety of Nursing Care
• Nursing Outcome Study
• Crisis and Risk Management
• Primary Care Nursing
• Information Technology in Nursing
• Nursing Ethics
• Ageing and Geriatric Nursing
• Mental Health Nursing

Healthcare:

 

• Access to Medications in Developing Countries
• Affective Computing
• Bioinformatics
• Clinical Problems and Applications
• Cognitive Informatics
• Confidentiality and Data Security
• Critical Care Management
• Decision Support Systems
• Dental Informatics
• Design and Development Methodologies for Healthcare IT
• Development of Assistive Technology
• eHealth
• e-Health for Public Health
• Electronic Health Records and Standards
• Electronic Patient Records
• Evaluation and Use of Healthcare IT
• Global Healthcare Issues and Priorities
• Health, Poverty and Inequality
• Healthcare Administration
• Healthcare financing
• Healthcare Management Systems
• Healthcare professionals versus social illness
• ICT, Ageing and Disability
• Interoperability
• Management of Infectious disease
• Managing Common Health Problems in Older People
• Medical Informatics
• Nursing Informatics
• Online medical applications
• Paediatric care & management
• Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning
• Pervasive Health Systems and Services
• Physiological Modeling
• Practice-based Research Methods for Healthcare IT
• Public Health
• Semantic Interoperability
• Software Systems in Medicine
• Stress management amongst healthcare professionals
• Technology and Healthcare in Developing Countries
• Telemedicine
• Therapeutic Systems and Technologies
• Wearable Health Informatics

CONTACT US

 

For enquiries on the GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC), email us at: jnhc@globalstf.org

 
For interested Authors who wish to submit their manuscripts to the relevant books, or if you have any queries on our GSTF publications (books & journals), do email us at publications@globalstf.org.

Submission guidelines





For Interested Authors

For interested Authors who wish to submit their manuscripts to the relevant books, or if you have any queries on our GSTF publications (books & journals), do email us at publications@globalstf.org