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Call for papers: Sudden cardiac death - advances in diagnosis and treatment

We welcome submissions covering research into SCA and SCD from preclinical and translational investigations into the underlying cellular, molecular and genetic mechanisms, through to clinical observations and epidemiological studies


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Announcement: we are recruiting new Associate Editors

We are recruiting new Associate Editors to join our international Editorial Board, helping to provide expertise on a wide range of subjects within the area of disorders of the heart and circulatory system

Aims and scope

BMC Cardiovascular Disorders is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of disorders of the heart and circulatory system, as well as related molecular and cell biology, genetics, pathophysiology, epidemiology, and controlled trials.


Ciarán Martin Fitzpatrick, BioMed Central, UK​​​​​​​

Manuscript Editor

Darren ByrneBioMed Central, UK​​​​​​​

Section Editors

  • Fabrizio D'ascenzo, University of Turin
  • Michel Noutsias, University Hospital of Jena​​​​​​​

Assistant Editor

Oliver Cocks, BioMed Central, UK​​​​​​​

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