Asian/Pacific Island Nursing Journal

Aims & Scope

Created to fill the gap between nursing science and behavioral and social sciences, Asian/Pacific Island Nursing Journal (APIN) offers a forum for empirical, theoretical and methodological issues related to API ethnic, cultural values and beliefs and biological and physiological phenomena that can affect nursing care. Published quarterly, the scope of the journal includes, but is not limited to:

  • Methods, interventions, instrumentation, and educational techniques that are unique to this group.
  • Theoretical foundations that increase understanding unique response to changes in health and illness.
  • Bio psychosocial, spiritual, and ecological impacts on practice, education, and research.
  • Policy issues as a result of rigorous research outcomes.