Aims and Scope
Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery (AZJCVS) is an international open access journal which published by Azerbaijan Cardiovascular Surgery Society’in English language, peer-reviewed electronic journal dealing with cardiovascular surgery. With the decision taken by our Board, three issues a year were started to be issued as of 2022. It will be published quarterly in April, August and December.
The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of cardiovascular surgery.
Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery (AZJCVS) follows the recommendations (Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals) of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE – www.icmje.org), of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE – https://publicationethics.org/), from the Council of Science Editors (CSE – https://www. councilscienceeditors.org/) and the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME – http://www. wame.org/). Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery (AZJCVS) is an international journal and accepts submissions from all regions.
The primary aim of the Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery (AZJCVS) is to provide a medium for the publication of high-quality original scientific reports documenting progress in cardiac and thoracic surgery. Manuscripts submitted for publication in AZJCVS should cover topics related to cardiovascular surgery and related areas. Acceptance will be based on originality, relevance and scientiϐic contribution. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy.
The journal publishes articles in English language. All articles are evaluated through a double-blind review process by independent and unbiased national and international reviewers Information on preparing and submitting manuscripts for publication and information on article evaluation process are available in Instructions for Authors page both online at https://azjcvs.org/en and in printed issues of the journal.
Full content of all manuscripts published by the Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery is available and can be downloaded at https://azjcvs.org/en free of charge.
Basic Publication Rules
The target audience of the journal includes researchers, physicians, and healthcare professionals who are interested in or working in all medical disciplines.
The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (doaj.org/bestpractice).
Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery (AZJCVS) uses Ejmanager article tracking system software. With the journal infrastructure, instant open access to articles is provided and articles published in journals are made available online free of charge all over the world. You do not need to be a member to access the articles. All articles in the system can be accessed and read without being a journal user. No fee is charged for article submission, evaluation and publication. In addition, authors are not paid royalties for their articles.
Open Access Statement
Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery is an open access publication, and the journal’s publication model is based on Budapest Access Initiative (BOAI) declaration. All published content is available online, free of charge https://azjcvs.org/en/ The journal’s content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) 4.0 International License which permits third parties to share and adapt the content for non-commercial purposes by giving the appropriate credit to the original work.
Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery is can publish advertisement images in the journal’s website upon the approval of the Editor in Chief. Potential advertisers should contact the Editorial Office. Advertisers have no effect on the editorial decisions or advertising policies.
Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.
Editor in Chief of Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery (AZJCVS)
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
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