About the Society
The Society of Cardiovascular Academy is an organization comprised of medical professionals, including family physicians, cardiologist, internist, cardiovascular surgeons, nurses and technologists, who are involved in the treatment of supporting services to patients with cardiovascular diseases. Founded in 2007 and initially called the Cardiovascular Academy Society in 2014.
Aims and Objectives:
To establish contacts and co-operations with national associations and societies and in other countries having objectives wholly or partly similar to those of our Association.
- Improving public awareness in cardiovascular health, and the advancement of quality standards to enhance patient care.
- Promote the education and activities relating to the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease through the development of cardiovascular health knowledge and practice.
- Convening scientific meetings and educational programs on a regional and international basis.
- To publish newsletter, magazines and journals on cardiovascular topics.
- Developing and maintaining an internal and external network, both nationally and internationally.
- Support and promote researches in the field of cardiovascular diseases.
About the Journal
International Journal of the Cardiovascular Academy, a publication of Cardiovascular Academy Society, is a peer-reviewed print + online Quarterly journal. The journal's full text is available online at http://ijcva.com/. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.
Abstracting and Indexing Information
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Open Access Publication and Creative Commons Licensing
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International Journal of the Cardiovascular Academy (ISSN - Print: 2405-8181, Online: 2405-819X), a publication of Cardiovascular Academy Society, is a peer-reviewed print + online in the field of cardiology, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. From 2015, every volume of this journal will consist of 4 issues. The journal's full text is available online at http://ijcva.com/. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.
IJCA will publish original articles, review articles, case reports, letter to the editor and new techniques in cardiovascular research and disease therapy such as interventional cardiology, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, heart failure, arrhythmia and electrophysiology, acute and chronic coronary syndromes, peripheral arterial disease, congenital heart diseases , vascular biology, clinical pharmacology, valvular heart disease, pediatric cardiology and cardiovascular surgery.