European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Impact Factor & Information

Publisher: European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery; European Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Oxford University Press (OUP)

Journal description

The primary aim of the European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery is to provide a medium for the publication of high-quality original scientific reports documenting progress in cardiac and thoracic surgery. The journal publishes reports of significant clinical and experimental advances related to surgery of the heart, the great vessels and the chest. Special emphasis is placed on contribution from the European countries. The journal is supported by a number of leading European societies. The European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery welcomes original articles, editorials, case reports, how-to-do-it reports, reviews, Images in cardio-thoracic Surgery, and Letters to the Editor. Papers are submitted to a peer review by the members of Editorial and Advisory Board and by other invited reviewers. Selected papers from the annual meetings of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery are printed in the journal.

Current impact factor: 2.81

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2015
2013 / 2014 Impact Factor 2.814
2012 Impact Factor 2.674
2011 Impact Factor 2.55
2010 Impact Factor 2.293
2009 Impact Factor 2.397
2008 Impact Factor 2.181
2007 Impact Factor 2.011
2006 Impact Factor 2.106
2005 Impact Factor 1.802
2004 Impact Factor 1.616
2003 Impact Factor 1.465
2002 Impact Factor 1.451
2001 Impact Factor 1.676
2000 Impact Factor 1.187
1999 Impact Factor 1.134
1998 Impact Factor 0.759
1997 Impact Factor 0.857
1996 Impact Factor 0.952
1995 Impact Factor 0.59
1994 Impact Factor 0.634
1993 Impact Factor 0.612
1992 Impact Factor 0.527

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 2.58
Cited half-life 6.30
Immediacy index 1.01
Eigenfactor 0.03
Article influence 0.85
Website European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery website
Other titles European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery (Online), EJCTS
ISSN 1010-7940
OCLC 38908313
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details

Oxford University Press (OUP)

  • Pre-print
    • Archiving status unclear
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 3 years embargo
  • Conditions
    • Pre-print can only be posted prior to acceptance
    • Pre-print must be accompanied by set statement (see link)
    • Pre-print must not be replaced with post-print, instead a link to published version with amended set statement should be made
    • Pre-print on author's personal website, employer website, free public server or pre-prints in subject area
    • Post-print on Institutional repositories or Central repositories
    • Published source must be acknowledged with citation
    • Must link to publisher version
    • Set phrase to accompany archived copy (see policy)
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Publisher last contacted on 19/02/2015
    • This policy is an exception to the default policies of 'Oxford University Press (OUP)'
  • Classification
    ​ white

Publications in this journal