Russian Journal of Cardiology is currently issued since 1996. It is official journal of the Russian Society of Cardiology (RSC).
Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Eugene V.Shlyakhto, Academician of Russian Academy of Sciences, President of RSC.
The target audience of this peer-reviewed journal is cardiologists and internal disease specialists. The journal is primarily focused on original studies, cardiac surgery, and cardiac pharmacotherapy. It also publishes lectures and literature reviews on various problems of modern cardiology, reports on new diagnostic methods, and other information which is important for the practitioners. The aim of the journal is both scientific and practical, also with referring to organizing matters of the RSC. The best of all cardiological research in Russia is submitted to Journal.
The language of publication is Russian, with contents and abstracts of all the articles presented in English. The Journal also accepts manuscripts from foreign authors and publishes them in English with abstracts in Russian.
Journal is peer-reviewed, with multistage editing. Editorial board is presented by the leading cardiologists from different cities of Russia (http://roscardio.ru/en/editorial-council-and-board-rjc.html).
The Russian Journal of Cardiology aims to ensure that its publications fulfil the requirements of international publishing standards, such as the Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals: Writing and Editing for Biomedical Publication, by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors, ICMJE (http://www.icmje.org), and the recommendations by the Committee on Publication Ethics, COPE (http://www.publicationethics.org.uk).
All clinical trials should be performed and described in full accordance with the CONSORT standards (http://www.consort-statement.org).
Journal is recommended by The Russian Highest Certifying Commission for publication of the results of Thesis for Philosophy's and Doctor's degree.
Russian Index of Scientific Citation (RCI-2012) - 0,502.
Complete versions of all issues are published into Scientific Electronic Library (http://www.elibrary.ru)/
It is authorized by RSC for publication of Russian and ESC Guidelines on cardiovascular disease diagnosis and therapy.
ISSN 1560-4071, circulation - 7.000 copies, periodicity - 12 issues per year.
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