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Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal

Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal - Aug 2021 Cover The Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal is a gold open-access journal, that focuses on the rapidly emerging field of digital medicine across all areas of cardiology.

We serve the global cardiovascular digital health communities by promoting high-quality science and supporting the ethical use of technologies and data in practice. Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal publishes original, innovative, and practice-changing research on any topic connected with digital health and technology in the field of cardiology.

We are delighted to announce that the Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal is now indexed in both SCOPUS and PubMed Central

Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature – scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.  

PubMed Central
By being indexed in PubMed Central, all articles published in the Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal (including all content since Volume 1, Issue 1) are now searchable and available on PubMed. 

Journal Podcast
Dr. Hamid Ghanbari, Deputy Editor of the Journal, interviews the authors of published manuscripts as well as Though Leaders, to provide additional insights into the fast-paced field of cardiovascular digital health.  

Catch up on the latest episodes available on Apple Podcast, Google Podcast,

About the Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal

Manuscript Categories
  1. Full Length Articles - Original Clinical or Original Experimental 
  2. Contemporary Reviews (Solicited and Unsolicited)
  3. Study Designs/Research Methods
  4. Case Reports
  5. Short Reports
  6. Perspectives
  7. Images
  8. Letters to the Editor
  9. Editorial Commentary

Details about the requirements for each category are available in the Authors' Guide. 

Areas of Focus
  • Big Data
  • Clinical and research implementation
  • Clinical trials 
  • Innovative Trial Design (MOST, N of 1, etc)
  • Comparative Effectiveness
  • Impact of digital and mobile technologies 
  • Biomedical Informatics
  • Behavioral medicine

       i) Health Behaviors, and digital cardiology
       ii) Social Media based Studies
       iii) Behavioral Science AND preventive Medicine

  • Genetics and Digital Medicine
  • Data analytic methodologies & machine learning
  • Meta-Analysis
  • New Device/Low cost Devices
  • Health information and management systems (e.g. EMR, decision support)
  • Bias and diversity in AI models
  • Robotic and AI
  • Biomedical Sensors
  • Implementation science and pragmatic trials
  • Longitudinal monitoring, screening and detection
  • Personalized health
  • Signal processing
  • Virtual healthcare and telemedicine
  • Augmented, virtual and mixed reality
  • Cybersecurity of medical devices
  • Health policy and public health
Publishing Charge Discounts

The Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal is an open-access journal with no subscription charges. An Article Publishing Charge (APC) is payable by the author or research funder if the manuscript is accepted to cover the costs associated with publication. This ensures the article will be immediately and permanently free to access by everyone. The Article Publishing Charge for this Journal is USD $2,800, excluding taxes. HRS member receive a 25% discount.

Editorial Board


David D. McManus, MD, MSci, FHRS, FACC, FAHA 
Richard M. Haidack Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine
UMass Chan Medical School, Worcester, MA

Deputy Editor

Hamid Ghanbari, MD
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Associated Editors

Zachi Itzhak Attia, MSEE
Artificial Intelligence in Cardiology
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Belinda Borrelli, PhD
Center for Behavioral Science Research, Boston University’s Mobile & Electronic Health-ARC
Boston University, Boston, MA

Ki Chon, PhD
Biomedical Engineering Department
University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

Chunyu Liu, PhD
Boston University, Boston, MA

Suneet Mittal, MD, FHRS
Electrophysiology & Cardiology
The Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ

Section Editors

Honghuang Lin, PhD
Medicine Computational Biomedicine
Boston University, Boston, MA

Jomol Mathew, PhD
Biomedical Informatics
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI

David J. Slotwiner, MD, FHRS
Division of Cardiology
New York Presbyterian Queens
Weill Cornell Medical College School of Health Policy & Research, New York, NY

Paul D. Varosy, MD, FHRS
VAECHCS/University of Colorado, Denver, CO

Editorial Board Members

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