Patient Education and Counseling
Official journal of EACH, the European Association for Communication in Healthcare and AACH, the American Academy on Communication in Healthcare
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Patient Education and Counseling is an interdisciplinary, international journal for patient education and health promotion researchers, managers, physicians, nurses and other health care providers. The journal seeks to explore and elucidate educational, counseling and communication models in health care. Its aim is to provide a forum for fundamental as well as applied research, and to promote the study of the delivery of patient education, counseling, and health promotion services, including training models and organizational issues in improving communication between providers and patients.
The journal welcomes unsolicited manuscripts related to the field of patient education, counseling, clinical health promotion and communication in health care.
An increasing number of readers access the journal online via ScienceDirect, one of the world's most advanced web delivery systems for scientific, technical and medical information.
Average monthly article downloads for this journal: 42,615*
* Figure is an average based on full text articles downloaded monthly via ScienceDirect between August 2008 and March 2009