BMC Cardiovascular Disorders acknowledges that progress in digital health and innovation is fundamental to the advancement of modern cardiology. We therefore announce a call for papers on any topic connected with digital health and technology within the field of cardiology/cardiovascular diseases. Learn more and submit an article.
NEW Call for papers: Digital Technologies for Cardiovascular Disorders
Join our Editorial Board
We are recruiting new Editors to join our international Editorial Board, helping to provide expertise on a wide range of subjects within the area of disorders of the heart and circulatory system.
To get more information and submit your application click here.
To mark ESC Congress 2020: The Digital Experience, we are pleased to publish a highlights Correspondence and update our Sections in line with the cardiovascular field.
BMC Series Focus Issues
In celebration of World Environment Day on the 5th June, the BMC Series presents a focus issue on Water and Sanitation. We have collated open-access content from across our journals to highlight research into clean water, investigating links between water and health and our overall relationship with water.
With Mental Health Awareness Month in May, the BMC Series presents a focus issue on ‘Understanding Mental Health’. We have brought together content to highlight research into understanding and improving mental health.
Aims and scope
Anna Melidoni, BioMed Central, UK
Esther Fagelson, BioMed Central, UK
Editorial Board Member of the month
The Editorial Board Member of the month for May 2021 is Michael Megaly, MD, MS from the Banner University Medical Center and the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, USA. In an interview to BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, Dr Megaly talks about the focus of his research and shares his insights about the present and future of Cardiology, as well as peer review and publishing. Read the interview here.
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Annual Journal Metrics
59 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
45 days to first decision for all manuscripts
165 days from submission to acceptance
15 days from acceptance to publication
2.078 - 2-year Impact Factor
2.16 - 5-year Impact Factor
0.918 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
0.794 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)
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