International Journal of Cardiovascular Practice

Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

International Journal of Cardiovascular Practice is the offitial journal of Cardiovascular Research Center of Shahid Beheshti University of Medicl Sciences.

This journal is a quarterly journal aims to publish articles integrating clinical and research activities in all aspects of Cardiovascular Medicine.

This journal covers a wide range of new and emerging products, processes and technologies of Cardiology and Research. The journal accepts original articles, current reviews, brief communications, and letters to the Editor, concerned with clinical practice and research in all fields of cardiovascular disease and will be accessible without restrictions to all internet users throughout the world.

This journal is an Open Access peer reviewed journal. Article submission, processing, and publication fees are also free for authors. Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, , or link to the full texts of articles under the following conditions: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0).

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Section Policies

Editorial

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Review Article

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Original Articles

Publication of Original Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Image in cardiology

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Case report

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Letters to the Editor

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

ECG and EPS for students and associated professionals

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

Manuscript will be reviewed for possible publication with the understanding that it is being submitted to International Journal of Cardiovascular Practice alone at that point in time and has not been published anywhere, simultaneously submitted, or already accepted for publication elsewhere.

On submission, editor review all submitted manuscripts initially. All submitted manuscripts that are found suitable for publication in International Journal of Cardiovascular Practice, are sent to at least two independent reviewers from the specialized field, in a double blind, peer review proccess. Every manuscript is finally reviewed by the Editor of the journal, who based on the comments from the reviewers takes a final decision on the manuscript. This process usually takes a period of 4-6 weeks.

If required, the author is requested to provide a point by point response to reviewers’ comments and submit a revised version of the manuscript. This process is repeated till reviewers and editors are satisfied with the manuscript. Manuscripts accepted for publication are copy edited for grammar, punctuation, print style, and format.

The whole process of submission of the manuscript to final decision and sending and receiving proofs is completely online.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

Indexing & Abstracting

International Journal of Cardiovascular Practice is currently indexed/listed in these databases and libraries: