The Journal of Cardiac Failure (JCF) publishes original, peer-reviewed communications of scientific excellence and review articles on clinical research, basic human studies, animal studies, and bench research with potential clinical applications to heart failure -pathogenesis, etiology, epidemiology, pathophysiological mechanisms, assessment, prevention, and treatment. JCF is the official journal of the Heart Failure Society of America and the Japanese Heart Failure Society.
Editor-in-Chief: Robert J. Mentz, MD, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
- Frequency: Published monthly
- Submission Process: Electronic only
- ISSN: 1071-9164
- E-ISSN: 1532-8414
- 2018 Impact Factor: 3.967
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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) are core values of both the Heart Failure Society of America and the Journal of Cardiac Failure (JCF). These policies reflect how these values are applied to all areas of the association and journal.