Heart, Lung and Circulation
The Official Journal of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons, and The Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand.
Heart, Lung and Circulation publishes articles integrating clinical and research activities in the fields of basic cardiovascular science, clinical cardiology and cardiac surgery, with a focus on emerging issues in cardiovascular disease. The journal promotes multidisciplinary dialogue between cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, cardio-pulmonary physicians and cardiovascular scientists.
The journal accepts original articles, current reviews, brief communications, and letters to the Editor, concerned with clinical practice and research in all fields of cardiovascular disease. The journal particularly invites submissions concerned with the issues of cardiovascular ageing, indigenous cardiovascular health, devices, tissue repair and replacement.
Awarded its first Impact factor for 2010!
Editor-in-Chief: Professor A. Robert Denniss
Impact factor: 1.196Impact factor:
© Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports 2012
Top 10 Cited (articles published in the last five years)
Extracted from Scopus (on Tue May 21)
63 Marasco, S.F. | Lukas, G. | McDonald, M. | McMillan, J. | Ihle, B. Review of ECMO (Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation) Support in Critically Ill Adult Patients Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 17, Issue SUPPL. 4, 2008-10-29, Pages S41-S47 35 Catanchin, A. | Murdock, C.J. | Athan, E. Pacemaker Infections: A 10-Year Experience Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 16, Issue 6, 2007-12-01, Pages 434-439 30 Weir, C. | Morel-Kopp, M.-C. | Gill, A. | Tinworth, K. | Ladd, L. | Hunyor, S.N. | Ward, C. Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Isolation, Characterisation and In Vivo Fluorescent Dye Tracking Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 17, Issue 5, 2008-10-01, Pages 395-403 30 Wilson, N.J. | Smith, J. | Prommete, B. | O'Donnell, C. | Gentles, T.L. | Ruygrok, P.N. Transcatheter Closure of Secundum Atrial Septal Defects with the Amplatzer Septal Occluder in Adults and Children-Follow-up Closure Rates, Degree of Mitral Regurgitation and Evolution of Arrhythmias Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 17, Issue 4, 2008-08-01, Pages 318-324 29 Lasala, G.P. | Minguell, J.J. Bone Marrow-derived Stem/Progenitor Cells: Their Use in Clinical Studies for the Treatment of Myocardial Infarction Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 18, Issue 3, 2009-06-01, Pages 171-180 29 Carpenter, V. | Matthews, K. | Devlin, G. | Stuart, S. | Jensen, J. | Conaglen, J. | Jeanplong, F. | Goldspink, P. | Yang, S.-Y. | Goldspink, G. | Bass, J. | McMahon, C. Mechano-Growth Factor Reduces Loss of Cardiac Function in Acute Myocardial Infarction Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 17, Issue 1, 2008-02-01, Pages 33-39 28 Mulpuru, S.K. | Vasavada, B.C. | Punukollu, G.K. | Patel, A.G. Cardiovocal Syndrome: A Systematic Review Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 17, Issue 1, 2008-02-01, Pages 1-4 26 Maltsev, V.A. | Lakatta, E.G. Normal Heart Rhythm is Initiated and Regulated by an Intracellular Calcium Clock Within Pacemaker Cells Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 16, Issue 5, 2007-10-01, Pages 335-348 25 Westbrook, A.J. | Olsen, J. | Bailey, M. | Bates, J. | Scully, M. | Salamonsen, R.F. Protocol Based on Thromboelastograph (TEG) Out-Performs Physician Preference Using Laboratory Coagulation Tests to Guide Blood Replacement During and After Cardiac Surgery: A Pilot Study Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 18, Issue 4, 2009-08-01, Pages 277-288 23 Reid, C. | Nelson, M.R. | Shiel, L. | Chew, D. | Connor, G. | DeLooze, F. Australians at Risk: Management of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in the REACH Registry Heart Lung and Circulation, Volume 17, Issue 2, 2008-04-01, Pages 114-118
- View all items
- Buy now
Proceedings of the CSANZ Indigenous Cardiovascular Health Conference, Alice Springs, 16 - 18 June, 2011
Volume 21, Issue 10,
Published October 2012
- Buy now
Volume 21, Issues 6-7,
Published June 2012
- Buy now
Abstracts for the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting and the International Society for Heart Research Australasian Section Annual Scientific Meeting, 16-19 August 2012, Brisbane
Volume 21, Supplement 1,
Most Read Articles - counted by Article downloads on SciVerse ScienceDirect in the period 01 April 2002 to 30 April 2013
Tue May 21
1 2011 addendum to the National Heart Foundation of Australia/Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) 2006 Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 20, Issue 8, August 2011, Pages 487-502 2 Silvana F. Marasco | George Lukas | Michael McDonald | James McMillan | Benno Ihle Review of ECMO (Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation) Support in Critically Ill Adult Patients Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 17, 2008, Pages S41-S47 3 Christopher Weir | Marie-Christine Morel-Kopp | Anthony Gill | Kellie Tinworth | Leigh Ladd | Stephen N. Hunyor | Christopher Ward Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Isolation, Characterisation and In Vivo Fluorescent Dye Tracking Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 17, Issue 5, October 2008, Pages 395-403 4 Mark D. Huffman | James M. Galloway Cardiovascular Health in Indigenous Communities: Successful Programs Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 19, Issue 5-6, May𢀓June 2010, Pages 351-360 5 Harvey White | Warren Walsh | Alex Brown | Tania Riddell | Andrew Tonkin | Richmond Jeremy | David Brieger | Chris Zeitz | Leonard Kritharides Rheumatic Heart Disease in Indigenous Populations Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 19, Issue 5-6, May𢀓June 2010, Pages 273-281 6 Paul O. Collinson | David C. Gaze Biomarkers of Cardiovascular Damage and Dysfunction𢀔An Overview Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 16, 2007, Pages S71-S82 7 Kerin O𢀙Dea Preventable Chronic Diseases Among Indigenous Australians: The Need for a Comprehensive National Approach Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 14, Issue 3, September 2005, Pages 167-171 8 Silvana F. Marasco | George Lukas | Michael McDonald | James McMillan | Benno Ihle Review of ECMO (Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation) Support in Critically Ill Adult Patients Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 17, 2008, Pages S41-S47 9 Bianca C. Bernardo | Fadi J. Charchar | Ruby C.Y. Lin | Julie R. McMullen A MicroRNA Guide for Clinicians and Basic Scientists: Background and Experimental Techniques Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 21, Issue 3, March 2012, Pages 131-142 10 Richard J. MacIsaac | George Jerums Intensive Glucose Control and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes Heart, Lung and Circulation, Volume 20, Issue 10, October 2011, Pages 647-654
- View all items
Tue May 21
1 Ajita Kanthan | Khang-Li Looi | Philip Mottram | Richard Harper | Logan Bittinger | Jeffery F. Alison Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure Using a PFO Closure Device Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 20 May 2013 2 Heng-Chen Yao | Tao Liu | Xiao-yan Meng | Qian-feng Han | Mei Zhang | Le-Xin Wang Effect of Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor on the Myocardial Expression of Hypoxia-inducible Factor-1α and Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Following Acute Myocardial Infarction Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 18 May 2013 3 Suguru Ohira | Tsutomu Matsushita | Shinsuke Masuda | Takuo Ishise Right Ventricular Perforation Caused by Pulmonary Artery Catheter Three Days after Insertion in a Patient with Acute Pulmonary Embolism Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 18 May 2013 4 P. Iyngkaran | V. Majoni | K. Nadarajan | M. Haste | M. Battersby | Marcus Ilton | M. Harris AUStralian Indigenous Chronic Disease Optimisation Study (AUSI-CDS) Prospective Observational Cohort Study to Determine if an Established Chronic Disease Health Care Model can be Used to Deliver Better Heart Failure Care Among Remote Indigenous Australians: Proof of Concept𢀔Study Rationale and Protocol Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 18 May 2013 5 Rahul Samanta | Christopher Allada Unusual Variant of Single Coronary Artery Arising from Right Coronary Sinus Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 17 May 2013 6 Louise Cullen | Jaimi Greenslade | Christopher J. Hammett | Anthony F.T. Brown | Derek P. Chew | Jennifer Bilesky | Martin Than | Arvin Lamanna | Kimberley Ryan | Kevin Chu | William A. Parsonage Comparison of Three Risk Stratification Rules for Predicting Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Presenting to an Australian Emergency Department Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 15 May 2013 7 Qifeng Zhao | Xingti Hu Postoperative Pulmonary Hypertensive Crisis Caused by inverted Left Atrial Appendage after a Cardiopulmonary Bypass Surgery for congenital Heart Disease in a Neonate Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 15 May 2013 8 Wesley T. O𢀙Neal | Jimmy T. Efird | Curtis A. Anderson | Linda C. Kindell | Jason B. O𢀙Neal | T. Bruce Ferguson | W. Randolph Chitwood | Alan P. Kypson The Impact of Prior Percutaneous Coronary Intervention on Long-Term Survival after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 14 May 2013 9 Jackson J. Liang | Andrew K. Kurklinsky | Tyler J. Peterson | William K. Freeman | Jae K. Oh Post-Procedural Inverted Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 14 May 2013 10 Biao Wang | Hongyang Yang | Wenjie Zhu | Xiquan Zhang | Guangqing Cao | Shuming Wu Obesity is Associated with Higher Long-term Mortality After Aortic Valve Replacement with Small Prosthesis Heart, Lung and Circulation, Available online 13 May 2013
- View all items