The Journal of Comorbidity (JOC) is an international, open-access, peer-reviewed journal that publishes original clinical and experimental research articles on the pathophysiology, diagnosis, prevention and management of patients with comorbidity/multimorbidity.
In addition to original papers, the journal publishes treatment guidelines, editorials, commentaries and critical review articles, as well as proceedings of congresses. Preference is given to articles that advance the clinical management of patients. The Editorial Board also welcomes ideas and suggestions for special issues dedicated to a unique theme.
Meetings: REPOSI Seminar 2014
September 24, Ca' Granda, Milan, Italy
An international seminar that addresses the challenges of multimorbidity in the aged population.
Appointment of Co-Editors-in-Chief
The Journal of Comorbidity is pleased to announce the joint appointment of five Co-Editors-in-Chief who will be responsible for overseeing the editorial content and policies of the journal.
Marjan van den Akker
Call for reviewers and editors
|JOC is inviting members of the scientific community to participate as reviewers and associate editors|
Vol 4, No 1 (2014)
Table of Contents
|The ‘everyday work’ of living with multimorbidity in socioeconomically deprived areas of Scotland|
|Rosaleen O'Brien, Sally Wyke, Bruce Guthrie, Graham Watt, Stewart W. Mercer||1-10|
|The unique experience of adults with multimorbidity: a qualitative study|
|Cynthia Duguay, Frances Gallagher, Martin Fortin||11-21|
|Utilization of a cardiometabolic health nurse – a novel strategy to manage comorbid physical and mental illness|
|Brenda Happell, Robert Stanton, David Scott||22-28|
|Competing risks of cancer mortality and cardiovascular events in individuals with multimorbidity|
|Elizabeth A. Bayliss, Liza M Reifler, Chan Zeng, Deanna B McQuillan, Jennifer L Ellis, John F Steiner||29-36|
|Self-management interventions in patients with long-term conditions: a structured review of approaches to reporting inclusion, assessment, and outcomes in multimorbidity|
|Cassandra Kenning, Peter A. Coventry, Peter Bower||37-45|