ISSN : 1301-5680
e-ISSN : 2149-8156
Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery     

The Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery is the official journal of the Turkish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery and the Turkish Society of Thoracic Surgery. It is an international, open-access journal that welcomes articles on the subjects of cardiovascular surgery, cardiovascular anesthesia, cardiology, and thoracic surgery. The journal publishes all relevant clinical, surgical, and experimental studies, editorials, current and collective reviews, technical “How to Do It” articles, case reports, interesting images, video articles, reports of “New Ideas”, correspondences, and commentaries.

There are no submission or publication fees in the journal, as it is funded by the associated societies. The journal is published quarterly in January, April, July, and October. The editorial and publication processes of the journal are conducted in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), the Council of Science Editors (CSE), the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). The journal editors hold full responsibility in the review and approval of the published materials.

The Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery is indexed in the Science Citation Index Expanded, EMBASE, Scopus, PubMed Central, and TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Indices.

The Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery is partnered with Publons to give peer reviewers official recognition for their work. Reviewers can opt-in to have their reviews for The Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery automatically added to their Publons profile.

Editorial Contact:

Prof. Soner Sanioğlu, MD.

Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Ataşehir Mah., Ataşehir Bulvarı, 48 Ada, Mimoza 2/2, K: 2, D: 6,

34758 Ataşehir, İstanbul, Turkey

Tel-Fax: +90 216 - 456 14 54

GSM: 0549 456 14 54


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