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Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Editor-in-Chief: Vipin Zamvar
Editors-in-Chief: David Taggart

ISSN: 1749-8090 (electronic version)

Journal no. 13019

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Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery is an open access journal for the publication and online dissemination of original research in the fields of cardiac and thoracic surgery. The journal provides an efficient and fair open peer-review service, and is committed to publishing all sound science, provided that there is some advance in knowledge presented by the work.

Related subjects » Surgery

Impact Factor: 1.101 (2016) * 

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  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery is an open access journal that encompasses all aspects of research in the field of cardiothoracic surgery. The journal publishes original scientific research documenting clinical and experimental advances in cardiac and thoracic surgery, and related fields. Topics of interest include surgical techniques, survival rates, surgical complications and their outcomes,  pediatric conditions, transplantations and clinical trials.

    Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery is of interest to cardiothoracic surgeons, cardiothoracic anaesthesiologists, cardiologists, chest physicians, and allied health professionals.

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