April 9, 2014

QScience’s Global Cardiology Science and Practice Journal now Indexed in Pub Med Central Database

QScience_QF_centered-copy.jpgQScience.com and the Editor-in-Chief of Global Cardiology Science & Practice (GCSP) have announced that the GCSP journal is now indexed in PubMed Central (PMC), the world’s largest and most widely-used biomedical literature database.

PMC is a free database of full-text articles that focus on life sciences and biomedical topics. Citations and abstracts of all GCSP articles will also be retrievable in PMC through keyword and author searches.

Journals accepted to PMC undergo a rigorous review process by the Literature Selection Technical Review Committee, which is a National Institutes of Health chartered committee. The primary consideration in selecting journals for indexing is scientific merit, which includes factors such as validity, importance, originality and contribution to the field. Journals must also demonstrate a high level of quality, credibility, and objectivity related to their peer review process and ethical guidelines.

GCSP was started by QScience.com together with Sir Magdi Yacoub, one of the most renowned surgeons and cardiovascular researches in the world who also established the Qatar Cardiovascular Research Centre (QCRC) within Qatar Foundation.

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