American Heart Journal

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American Heart Journal  
Discipline Cardiology
Language English
Edited by D.B. Mark
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
Standard abbreviations
Am. Heart J.
ISSN 0002-8703 (print)
1097-6744 (web)
LCCN a38001186
OCLC no. 643470889

The American Heart Journal is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering all aspects of cardiology. It is published by Elsevier and the editor-in-chief is Daniel B. Mark (Durham, NC). The journal was established in 1925 and published bimonthly until 1977, when it switched to a monthly schedule.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in Scopus,[1] Science Citation Index, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, Current Contents/Life Sciences, BIOSIS Previews,[2] and Index Medicus/MEDLINE/PubMed.[3] According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2015 impact factor of 4.332, ranking it 24th out of 123 journals in the category "Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems".[4]


  1. ^ "Scopus title list". Elsevier. Archived from the original (Microsoft Excel) on 2013-12-02. Retrieved 2014-03-05. 
  2. ^ "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 2014-03-05. 
  3. ^ "American Heart Journal". NLM Catalog. National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2014-03-05. 
  4. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015. 

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