An Initiative of The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University

University Journal of Nursing Sciences

University Journal of Nursing Sciences (UJNS) is a peer reviewed, open access jouranal. The journal is published quarterly and covers all areas of Nursing sciences such as Fundamentals Of Nursing, Medical Surgical Nursing, Child Health Nursing, Obstetric and Gynecological Nursing, Community health nursing, Psychiatric nursing, Nursing education, Nursing administration, Nursing research and Advanced practice nursing.

This journal is for enterprising nursing professionals who are actively contributing towards evidenced based practice of Nursing. It offers a platform to get connected with the nursing fraternity and share their knowledge, experience and best practices enabling optimum quality of nursing care.

After registering as an author in the journal one can submit their work for publication. Registration can be done online. It is a 5 step process. (Caution: During registration ensure that the author box is checked).

Before registration it is ideal to become member of ORCID. The author on registration to orcid will be assigned an unique ID. The same may be entered in the journal registration form. This not only ensures credibility to the author, but also will help in showcasing their work to a larger audience.

All submissions will be peer reviewed before publishing.

Authors should submit their unpublished original work only.

Articles can be submitted under the following categories:

1. Original article

2. Review article

3. Interesting case reports

4. Short Communication

5. Images of Interest

Decision of Editorial Board is final.

Editorial Board

Chief Editor

1. Dr. Latha Venkatesan, M.Sc., M.Phil., PhD., M.B.A
Apollo College of Nursing
Chennai 600 095

Editor / Journal Manager

2. Dr. V. Kumari, M.Sc., PhD
College of Nursing, Madras Medical College
Chennai 600 003


Associate Editors:

1. Dr. C. Susila, M.Sc., PhD., M.B.A
Billroth College of Nursing
Chennai 600 095

2. Dr. R. Tamilmani M.Sc., PhD.
Annai JKK sampoorani ammal College of Nursing
Erode 638 183

3. Dr. S. Vijayalakshmi M.Sc., PhD.
Vignesh college of Nursing
Tiruvanamalai 606 603

4. Dr. Anitha Rajendra Babu. M.Sc., PhD.
Rajalakshmi College of Nursing
Chennai 600 105

5. Dr. B. Tamilarasi, M.Sc., PhD.
Madha College of Nursing
Chennai 600 069

6. Dr. N.S. Jain Vanitha. M.Sc., PhD.
GRT College of Nursing
Chennai 631 209

7. Dr.S.Kanchana
Omayal achi college
Chennai - 600 066.

Copy Editors:

1. Dr. T. Nirmala. M.Sc., PhD.
College of Nursing, SRIPMS
Coimbatore 641 047

2. Dr. K. Tamilarasi. M.Sc., PhD.
Sri Gokulam College of Nursing
Salem 636 010

3. Prof. V. Shanthiletha, M.Sc
Sree Mookambika College of Nursing
Kanyakumari 629 161

4. Prof. K. Mary Rita, M.Sc
Jenny's College of Nursing
Trichy 620 009

5. Prof. M. Kavimani, M.Sc
Sivaparvathi Mandradiar College of Nursing
Tirupur 638 108

6. Dr.Sharadha Ramesh
Indra college of Nursing

7. A.Reenaevency
St Xavier college of Nursing

This Journal is free to access and free to publish.