Surgical Science

ISSN Print: 2157-9407    ISSN Online: 2157-9415

Call For Papers


    Special Issue on Cardiothoracic Surgery


    Cardiothoracic Surgery is the arena of medicine involved in surgical treatment of organs inside the chest generally dealing of conditions of the heart and lungs. Cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery are separate operating specialties. Cardiothoracic surgery is the operating procedure to treat of organs inside the thoracic cavity.


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original researches and review articles on exploring cardiothoracic surgery. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:


    • Pediatric cardiac surgery
    • Minimally invasive procedures
    • Robotic cardiac surgery
    • Off pump coronary revascularization
    • Cardiac disease prevention
    • Rehabilitation
    • CPB and perfusion technology
    • Thoracic and VATS
    • Cardiac anesthesiology and intensive care


    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal at Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly specify the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title. The research field “Special Issue – Cardiothoracic Surgery” should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    March 23rd, 2018

    Publication Date

    May 2018


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