The Journal of Cardiothoracic Trauma, a publication of World Society For Cardiothoracic Trauma, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Annual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.jctt.org.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. The journal does not charge for submission, processing or publication of manuscripts and even for color reproduction of photographs.
Scope of the journal
The journal will cover technical and clinical studies related to health, ethical and social issues in field of All subjects dealing with cardiothoracic trauma including basic and clinical sciences. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.
January-December 2020| Vol 5| Issue 1
Covid-19 and cardiothoracic surgery
Since February 2020, there have been over 60 million-confirmed cases of COVID-19 caused by a “novel” coronavirus first discovered and described in Wuhan, China. This has resulted in over...
COVID-19 impact on the global surgical practice of cardiothoracic trauma
Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has rapidly swept over the globe from Wuhan in China to involve the whole world at the end of 2019. It has affected everything in our daily life with significant nega...
Surgical stabilization of rib fractures after penetrating thoracic injury: A chest wall injury society multicenter study
Introduction: Surgical stabilization of rib fractures (SSRF) has emerged as an acceptable modality to manage chest wall injuries in select patients after blunt thoracic injury; however, its u...
Abstracting and Indexing Information
The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, National Science Library, Netherlands ISSN centre, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data
Features of Manuscript Management System
- Online submission
- Wider visibility though open access
- Higher impact with wider visibility
- Prompt review