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Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics

eISSN: 19404034 | ISSN: 10742484 | Current volume: 28 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Yearly


Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics (JCPT) provides clinical and basic/translational investigators with novel insights into state-of-the-art therapeutic approaches for cardiovascular diseases. Topics of interest include:

    • Agents that Reduce Myocardial Infarct Size
    • Agents that Reduce Myocardial Remodeling
    • Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
    • Anticoagulants
    • Antihypertensive Therapy
    • Antiplatelet Agents
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Beta-Blocker Therapies
    • Cardiac Regeneration and Stem Cell Therapies
    • Cardioembolic Stroke
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardioprotective Therapies
    • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
    • Cardiovascular Combination Therapies
    • Chronic Angina
    • Chronic Cardiac Ischemia
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Coronary Revascularization
    • Heparin Therapies
    • Hypertension
    • Hypotension
    • Implantable Devices
    • Ischemic Conditioning: Pre-, Post- and Remote Conditioning
    • Ischemic Heart Disease
    • Myocardial Infarction
    • Percutaneous Coronary Interventions
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease
    • Preventive Cardiology
    • Risk Factor Management
    • NEW ****Anthacycline-Induced Cardiotoxicity****
    • NEW ****Muscular Dystrophy****
    • NEW ****Cardiovascular Epidemiology****
    • NEW ****Cost-Effectiveness Studies****
    • NEW ****Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses****

JCPT is a peer-reviewed, open access journal which features original clinical and basic/translational reports, cutting-edge review articles, and commentaries written by respected investigators in the field, as well as selected journal supplements focused on highly topical themes.

This journal flipped to open access in 2022. All material published between 1999 and 2021 is free access. Please see this page for information on reuse rights of archival material.

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

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The APC for this journal is currently an introductory rate of $1325, discounted from the full rate of $2650. The introductory rate is available for a limited time.

The APC is payable when a manuscript is accepted after peer review, before it is published. The APC is subject to taxes where applicable. Please see further details here.

Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics is a peer-reviewed, open accessjournal that publishes original clinical research focused on new and emerging therapies for cardiovascular diseases, and original preclinical research with clear translational relevance. The journal also publishes state-of-the-art review articles, commentaries and editorials, as well as selected supplements and focused issues.

Karin Przyklenk, PhD Children's Hospital of Michigan; Central Michigan University, Detroit, MI, USA
Associate Editors
Bruno K. Podesser, MD Professor for Animal Research and Cardiac Surgery, Head Center for Biomedical Research, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Richard S. Vander Heide, MD, PhD Service Line Medical Director, Pathology and Laboratory Service, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI, USA
Peter Whittaker, PhD Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
Founding Editor
Bramah N. Singh, MD, DPhil, FRCP UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Editorial Board
Masanori Aikawa, PD, PhD Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Amod Amritphale, MD University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, USA
Inder Anand, MD University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Jeffrey L. Anderson, MD, PhD University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Ioanna Andreadou, PhD National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Ademuyiwa S Aromolaran, PhD Masonic Medical Research Institute, Utica, NY, USA
István Baczkó MD, PhD University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
John E. Baker, PhD Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
George Bakris, MD The University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Gary Baxter, PhD Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
Theodore Berei, PharmD University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
Anil Bhandari, MD Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Deepak Bhatt, MD, MPH Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Yochai Birnbaum, MD Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
William Boden, MD Boston University School of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and VA New England Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
Hans Erik Botker, MD, PhD University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
John Camm, MD, FRCP St. George’s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
David Cannom, MD Los Angeles Cardiology Associates, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Christopher Cannon, MD Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Alassandro Capucci, MD Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
Bernard Chaitman, MD St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO, USA
Harry J.G.M. Crijns, MD, PhD Maastricht University Medical Center and CARIM, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Elyes Dahmane, PhD University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD, USA
Wangde Dai, MD Huntington Medical Research Institutes, Pasadena, CA, USA
Geoffrey De Couto, PhD Cedars-Sinai Smidt Heart Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Marcelo DiCarli, MD Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Yi Dong, MD, PhD Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
James Downey, PhD University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, USA
Samuel Dudley, MD, PhD University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Dirk Duncker, MD, PhD Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Moses Elisaf, MD University of Ioannina Medical School, Ioannina, Greece
Uri Elkayam, MD Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Kathleen A. Fairman, MA, PhD Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ, USA
Loren Field, PhD Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Stefan Frantz, MD, PhD Medical Hospital I, University Hospital, Würzburg, Germany
Habib Gamra, MD Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
Candice Garwood, PharmD Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
Zoltan Giricz Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Thomas Gremmel, MD Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Gabriel B. Habib, MD Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Sharon Hale, BS Huntington Medical Research Institutes, Pasadena, CA, USA
Gareth Hopkin, PhD Institute of Health Economics & University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Daniel A. Jones, MD, PhD Barts Heart Centre & Queen Mary University, London, UK
Attila Kiss, PhD Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Petra Kleinbongard, PhD University of Essen Medical School, Germany
Robert A. Kloner, MD, PhD Huntington Medical Research Institutes, Pasadena, CA, USA
John Kostis, MD Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Cyrus R. Kumana, MBBS University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Michael Laflamme, MD, PhD University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Richard A. Lange, MD Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, USA
Sandrine Lecour, PhD University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Jonathan Leor, MD School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
Helmut Lieder, MD University of Duisburg Essen Institute of Pathophysiology, Essen, Germany
Matthew Linden, PhD University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Douglas Losordo, MD Caladrius Biosciences, Rye Brook, NY, USA
Jawahar Mehta, MD, PhD University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
Dimitri P. Mikhailidis, MD London, England, UK
Michael Miller, MD University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
Tetsuji Miura, MD, PhD Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
Emir Muzurovic, MD University of Montenegro Faculty of Medicine, Montenegro
Gerald Naccarelli, MD Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
Haruaki Nakaya, MD, PhD Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
Michel Ovize, MD, PhD Hospital Louis Pradel and Claude Bernard University, Lyon, France
Jason Peart, PhD Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Adam Perricone, MD, PhD Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
J. Geoffrey Pickering, MD, PhD Western University, London, ON, Canada
Alberto Polimeni, MD, PhD Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Italy
Fabrice Prunier, MD University of Angers, Angers, France
Arshed A. Quyyumi, MD Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
Thorsten Reffelmann, MD Klinikum Mittelmosel, Zell an der Mosel, Germany
Shereif Rezkalla, MD Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI, USA
Clive Rosendorff, MD, PhD Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, James J. Peters VA Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
Fadi Salloum, PhD Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA, USA
Francesco Santoro, MD, PhD University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy
Ernst R. Schwarz, MD, PhD Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Prediman K. Shah, MD Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
David Shavelle, MD Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Timothy Simpson, MD, PharmD Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, USA
Pawan K. Singal, PhD, DSc University of Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada
Craig Smith, MD University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
James R. Sowers, MD University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, MO, USA
Gregg W. Stone, MD Columbia University Medical Center and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
Peter H. Stone, MD Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
John R. Teerlink, MD University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Christopher Toombs, PhD Proniras Corporation, Seattle, WA, USA
Dimitrios Tsiantoulas, PhD Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Orly Vardeny, PharmD University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Renu Virmani, MD CVPath Institute, Inc., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Xianwei Wang, MD, PhD Xinxiang Medical University, Xinxiang, China
Michael A. Weber, MD State University of New York Downstate College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Samuel Wickline, MD University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
Loren Wold, PhD Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
Derek M. Yellon, DSc Hatter Cardiovascular Institute, University College London Hospital & Medical School, London, UK
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