Pensar Enfermagem is a scientific journal published by the Nursing Research, Innovation and Development Centre of Lisbon (CIDNUR) of the Nursing School of Lisbon (ESEL). Its purpose is to disseminate scientific knowledge of nursing science, with an interdisciplinary approach, within the scope of health sciences, social and behavioral sciences, life sciences, educational sciences, and the arts and humanities. It is aimed at the general population, but mainly at professionals and students of the different disciplines.
Pensar Enfermagem publishes original articles, review articles, theoretical articles/ reflection/ experience reports, and letters to the editor under an open access and rolling pass system. The journal has continuous publication, since 2022, with one volume per year, keeping open the publication of special issues.
The regular number opens in January and closes in December of the respective year.
Articles for publication are subject to a free, double blind, peer-review submission system.
Pensar Enfermagem – Journal of Nursing takes on the publication of Cochrane Corners as part of its interest in nursing in Portuguese spoken countries. "Cochrane Corners are intended to present and discuss data from Cochrane Reviews in order to transfer this clinical knowledge into practice. They contain all the relevant information, but due to their size they are quick to read1."
Pensar Enfermagem offers open access publishing under the terms Creative Commons - Atribuição 4.0 Internacional and archive via OJS/PKP Platform. Authors can share their articles in academic or research repositories with due reference to Pensar Enfermagem.