Open Access Cardiac surgery Journals

A list of Open Access Cardiac surgery journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Cardiac surgery is surgery on the heart or great vessels

Open Access journals publish papers that are free to the reader to download. OA papers have undergone peer review and are not more or less stringent than papers in closed journals — the main difference is in the business model.

Our team made this list of Cardiac surgery Open Access journals with the aim to help you to decide where to publish your Cardiac surgery manuscript.
We have thousands of high-impact factor Cardiac surgery journals in our list.Rather than displaying just the most relevant Cardiac surgery journals, we have made an in-depth list of all the open accesss Cardiac surgery journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Cardiac surgery venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Cardiac surgery journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Cardiac surgery OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Cardiac surgery Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Prenatal Cardiology2353-819813310378.2
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery1749-8090Springer Nature36322299476.5Website
International journal of cardiology and cardiovascular medicine2517-570XBoffin Access Limited3033.3
The Egyptian Cardiothoracic Surgeon (Print)2636-3151The Egyptian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery46326.1
Revista española de perfusión2659-5826Asociacion Espanola de Perfusionistas14221.4
BMC Cardiovascular Disorders1471-2261Springer Nature36343934221.1Website
International journal of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery2575-4866Science Publishing Group67320.9
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open access is an international movement that aims to provide free and open online access to academic information, such as publications and data
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
It refers to the strength of association between this journal being listed and the concept, from 0-100. For example, the Journal Of Research In Mechanical Engineering has a relevance of “0” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it has no relevance to the field of Computer Science.
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations show how often articles from a journal have been referenced in other works. We get this data from OpenAlex.
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What is an APC?
An APC is the article processing charge that an author of a given research paper has to pay in order to get it published in a journal. APCs are most commonly used by open access journals or by journals who offer open access publishing.
What are the different Open Access types?
Although there are Gold, Green, Hybrid, Bronze, Diamond, and Black Open Access licenses, here are the most common ones: Full Gold Open Access: article is freely and permanently accessible for everyone, immediately after publication. Hybrid Open Access: refers to a publishing model in which subscription-based journals allow authors to make individual articles gold open access immediately on payment of an article publication charge. Green Open Access: refers to the possibility to make subscription-based journal articles open access by uploading the peer-reviewed and accepted author manuscript to an institutional repository (such as DiVA)