Special Issues

Special Issue Title:  Acute heart failure

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·  Deadline for manuscript submissions: 15 April 2022

Special Issue Editor

Guest Editor

Prof. Dr. Julio Núñez Villota

Department of Cardiology, Hospital Clínico Universitario Valencia, Valencia, Spain

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Interests:  Interventional cardiology; Heart failure; Acute coronary syndrome

Dr. Rafael de la Espriella

Cardiology Department, Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain


Interests:  Heart failure; Cardiorenal syndrome; Congestion; Biomarkers

     Dr. Alfonso Valle Muñoz

     Cardiology Service, Hospital de Denia, Alicante, Spain

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Interests:  Heart failure; Chronic heart failure; Cardiomyopathy; Preventive Cardiology; Dyslipemia

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

This special issue will focus on relevant issues about diagnosis, risk stratification and management of patients with acute heart failure, including the whole spectrum of patients. In this special issue, we are spacially interested in articles covering the following topics in patients with acute heart failure syndromes:
1. Assement and management of congestion.
2. Diagnostic procedures
3. Evaluation of diuretic response.
4. Managament of patients with refractory congestive heart failure.
5. Risk stratification.
6. Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
7. Cardiorenal syndrome.
8. Transitional care.
9. Biomarkers

Prof. Dr. Julio Núñez Villota, Dr. Rafael de la Espriella and Dr. Alfonso Valle Muñoz

Guest Editors


Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at https://rcm.imrpress.org by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a double-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine is an international peer-reviewed open access quarterly journal published by IMR Press.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is $1950. Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English.

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