Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. What is CVIA?

CVIA is the abbreviation for Journal of Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications,  the first international journal in cardiology launched in China.

2. What is the aim and scope of Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA)?

Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA) has been established as an open-access journal which publishes focused articles and original clinical research that explore novel developments in cardiovascular disease, effective control and rehabilitation in cardiovascular disease, and promote cardiovascular innovations and applications for the betterment of public health globally. The journal publishes basic research that has clinical applicability in order to promote timely communication of the latest insights relating to coronary artery disease, heart failure, hypertension, cardiac arrhythmia, prevention of cardiovascular disease with a heavy emphasis on risk factor modification, focusing on epidemiology, chronic disease management, community health service, and education and training in general practice around the world.

3. What is open access?

Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA) is an open access journal. This means that all articles published in Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA) are freely and universally available online.

4. In which databases is Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA) currently indexed?

Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA) is indexed in the EMBASE, EBSCO, ESCI,  OCLC, Primo Central (Ex Libris) and Sherpa Romeo  NISC (National Information Services Corporation), DOAJ and Index Copernicus Databases.

5. How should I submit articles to Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications(CVIA)?

Submissions to Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA) are made using ScholarOne Manuscripts, the online submission and peer review system.
scholarOneRegistration and access is available at http://mc04.manuscriptcentral.com/cvia-journal
Full information and guidance on using ScholarOne Manuscripts is available here 

6. Do I need to pay a publication fee and will I receive remuneration for publishing papers in Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA)?

We do not offer remuneration nor collect publication fees for Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA)

7. Can I download articles from the journal?

Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA) is published online at IngentaConnect. If you would like a hard copy of an article, you can download the PDF version of the article and print it.