Journal of Patient-Centered Research and Reviews

Jounal of Patient-Centered Research and ReviewsThe Spring 2015 issue (PDF, 2.5MB) of Journal of Patient-Centered Research and Reviews (JPCRR) is now available!

In addition to outstanding original scientific research on metabolic syndrome prevention and treatment of patients with bacterial peritonitis, a review of the clinical merit of meditation and description of a pilot project on using Twitter in a cardiovascular fellowship training program, the journal is pleased to publish the proceedings of the 2015 HMO Research Network Conference.

To download individual articles and abstracts, visit the journal's open-access website at

JPCRR is focused on scholarly works devoted to improving patient care through research and discovery. A quarterly publication, JPCRR features peer-reviewed original research and reviews for a multidisciplinary audience in medicine, health care, prevention, and translational and basic science.

Issues include:

  • Original Research
  • Systematic Reviews
  • Narrative Reviews
  • Editorials and Topics
  • Patient-Centered Essays

The next issue of JPCRR will feature original research and review articles on a variety of topics as well as a supplement of abstracts from the HMO Research Network's annual scientific meeting. Also slated for 2015 are theme issues on vascular medicine and integrative medicine. The deadlines for submitting articles to those theme issues are April 1 and July 1, respectively. Submissions from all areas of medical practice are welcome at any time.

To submit a paper to JPCRR, follow the instructions provided at For other inquires, please contact Dennis Baumgardner, MD, editor-in-chief, at 414-219-5191.


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