Research in Health Science

Research in Health Science (RHS) is an international, double-blind peer-reviewed, open-access journal which is published by Scholink in both print and online versions.

We would welcome scholars and researchers engaging in the related field to submit your manuscripts which are complete unpublished and original works and not under review in any other journals to Research in Health Science. Both of online submission and E-mail submission ( are acceptable.

The scopes of the journal include the following topics:

  • public health
  • community health
  • health information
  • mental health
  • behavioral health
  • environmental health
  • healthcare
  • nursing
  • nutrition
  • health policy
  • health services
  • health economics
  • health protection
  • health education

The journal is included in:

  • Academic Journal Articles
  • Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE)
  • CNKI Scholar
  • CrossCheck
  • CrossRef
  • Cosmos Impact Factor
  • Directory of Research Journals Indexing (DRJI)
  • DOI
  • Electronic Journals Library (EZB)
  • Global Impact Factor (GIF)
  • Google Scholar
  • iThenticate
  • Journalseek
  • JournalTOCs
  • Library and Archives Canada
  • NewJour
  • Open J-Gate
  • ResearchBib
  • Scientific Indexing Service (SIS)
  • Standard Periodical Directory
  • Universal Impact Factor

Open access: Research in Health Science is available online to the reader "without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself".

Peer review: Research in Health Science takes peer review policy. Peer review is the evaluation of work by one or more people of similar competence to the producers of the work (peers).


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Call for Papers for Vol. 2, No. 4, December, 2017

We are calling for submission of papers for Vol. 2, No. 4, December, 2017. Please submit your manuscripts online. You may also e-mail submissions to  
Posted: 2017-08-19

Research in Health Science is included in CrossRef

We have the great pleasure of announcing that Research in Health Science has been included in CrossRef. Interested authors are strongly encouraged to submit their quality articles for review and publication.  
Posted: 2016-09-29
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Vol 2, No 4 (2017)

Research in Health Science Vol. 2, No. 4, 2017, Online Version First

Table of Contents


Filmer Chu, Arto Ohinmaa, Padma Kaul
Joseph-Médard Kabeya-Kabenkama, Jean Mukaya Tshibola, Michel Lelo Tshikwela, Tozin Rahma, Jean-Jacques Malemba, Rene Westhovens, Jean-Marie Mbuyi-Mwamba, Jan Dequeker