About ICR

Interventional Cardiology Review (ICR) is a bi-annual journal aimed at assisting physicians to stay abreast of key advances and opinion in interventional cardiology practice. ICR provides comprehensive reviews on a range of pertinent issues to support physicians in continuously developing their knowledge and effectiveness in day-to-day clinical practice.

Led by Editor-in-Chief Simon Kennon, and underpinned by section editors and an editorial board of world-renowned physicians, ICR is comprised of peer-reviewed articles that aim to provide timely updates on the most pertinent issues in the field of heart failure.

For information on submitting an article, please contact the Managing Editor, Lindsey Mathews: commeditor@radcliffecardiology.com

Frequency: Two print issues per year (May and October); ePub ahead of print throughout the year.

Print ISSN: 1756-1477

Online ISSN: 1756-1485

Aims and Scope

ICR aims to assist time-pressured physicians to stay abreast of key advances and opinion in interventional cardiology practice. The journal comprises balanced and comprehensive articles written by leading authorities, addressing the most pertinent developments in the field.

ICR provides comprehensive updates on a range of salient issues to support physicians in continuously developing their knowledge and effectiveness in day-to-day clinical practice.

Structure and Format

ICR is a bi-annual journal comprising review articles, expert opinion articles and guest editorials.

The structure and degree of coverage assigned to each category of the journal is the decision of the Editor-in-Chief, with the support of the Editorial Board

Editorial Expertise

ICR is guided by overall direction from an Editor-in-Chief, supported by the Section Editors and the Editorial Board, comprising leading authorities from a variety of related disciplines.

The journal’s contributors are recognised authorities in their respective fields.

Peer review is conducted by experts appointed for their experience and knowledge of a specific topic.

ICR is produced by an experienced team of Editors and Technical Editors.

Peer Review

On submission, all articles are assessed by the Editor-in-Chief to determine their suitability for inclusion.

The Managing Editor, following consultation with the Editor-in-Chief sends the manuscript to reviewers who are selected on the basis of their specialist knowledge in the relevant area. All peer review is conducted double-blind.

Following review, manuscripts are accepted without modification, accepted pending modification (in which case the manuscripts are returned to the author(s) to incorporate required changes), or rejected outright. The Editor-in-Chief reserves the right to accept or reject any proposed amendments.

Once the authors have amended a manuscript in accordance with the reviewers comments, the manuscript is assessed to ensure the revised version meets quality expectations. The manuscript is sent to the Editor-in-Chief for final approval prior to publication.

Submissions and Instructions to Authors

Contributors are identified by the Editor-in-Chief with the support of the Editorial Board and Managing Editor.

Following acceptance of an invitation, the author(s) and Managing Editor, in conjunction with the Editor-in-Chief, formalise the working title and scope of the article.

Leading authorities wishing to discuss potential submissions should contact the Managing Editor, Lindsey Mathews, commeditor@radcliffecardiology.com or view the Information for Authors page.

Our funding model

At this moment, Radcliffe Cardiology provides free educational content to cardiologists and allied healthcare professionals. The vast majority of our content is editorially independent, developed at our own cost.

However, to keep the platform a free resource, from time-to-time we do collaborate and receive funding from select industry partners in the following ways and all sources of such funding are fully declared on all these materials:

  • Print and eBook adverts at the front and back of the journals (never within the journal text)
  • Web banner advertising
  • Interstitial adverts
  • Pre-roll video adverts (as pre-cursors to our independent content)
  • Promotional/supplemental content (published as supplements to our peer-reviewed journals)
  • Supported webinars, roundtable discussions, video interviews and live cases
  • Continuing Medical Education (CME) activities

Author Fees

Radcliffe Cardiology does not under any circumstances charge any author fees for publication of manuscripts in our family of journals.

Reprints

All articles included in ICR are available as reprints (minimum order 1,000). Please contact Rob Barclay at rob.barclay@radcliffecardiology.com

Distribution and Readership

ICR is distributed bi-annually through controlled circulation to senior healthcare professionals in the field in Europe.

Copyright and Permission

Radcliffe Cardiology is the sole owner of all articles and other materials that appear in Interventional Cardiology Review unless otherwise stated. Permission to reproduce an article, either in full or in part, should be sought from the publication’s Managing Editor.