First Impact Factor Coming Soon!We are pleased to announce that JAHA – Journal of the American Heart Association has been accepted into the Thomson Reuters (formerly ISI) Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), with coverage from Volume 1.
- This means that JAHA will likely receive a special one-year Impact Factor in the 2013 Journal Citation Report (released in June 2014). The one-year Impact Factor will be based on citations in 2013 to articles published in 2012. The first full Impact Factor will be available in the 2014 Journal Citation Report (released in June 2015), which will be based on citations in 2014 to articles published in 2012 and 2013.
These indexing achievements recognize the stature of the journal and make publication in JAHA more valuable to authors by further enhancing the visibility and discoverability of published articles.
JAHA provides readers with immediate, subscription-free access to all articles from any device connected to the Internet. Authors working in any area of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular research should consider submitting to JAHA for rapid review and the widest possible dissemination of their work.
Congratulations to all our authors who have their JAHA articles cited already. Please review the top 50 most cited articles online here. Featured top cited articles include:
- Mortality Rates in Trials of Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes
J Am Heart Assoc. 2012;1:8-15, doi:10.1161/JAHA.111.000059
- Effector Memory T cells Are Associated With Atherosclerosis in Humans and Animal Models
J Am Heart Assoc. 2012;1:27-41, doi:10.1161/JAHA.111.000125
- Global Psychological Distress and Risk of Atrial Fibrillation Among Women: The Women's Health Study
J Am Heart Assoc. 2012;1:e001107, doi:10.1161/JAHA.112.001107
JAHA – Journal of the American Heart Association is the official online-only, Open Access journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. JAHA was created as a forum for high-quality cardiovascular and cerebrovascular science. The goal of the Journal is to facilitate communication of science that will improve the care of patients with cardiovascular disease and stroke. Learn more about JAHA here.
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