Stroke (journal)

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Stroke  
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DisciplineCardiology
LanguageEnglish
Edited byMarc Fisher
Publication details
Publication history
1970–present
Publisher
FrequencyMonthly
After 12 months
6.032
Standard abbreviations
Stroke
Indexing
CODENSJCCA7
ISSN0039-2499 (print)
1524-4628 (web)
LCCN70019475
OCLC no.01714534
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Stroke is a peer-reviewed medical journal published monthly by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins on behalf of the American Heart Association. It covers research on cerebral circulation and related diseases, including clinical research on assessment of risk for stroke, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment, as well as rehabilitation.[1] All articles become open access after a 12-month embargo. The current editor-in-chief is Marc Fisher (University of Massachusetts Medical School).

Indexing and abstracting[edit]

The journal is indexed and abstracted in the following bibliographic databases:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2016 impact factor of 6.032, ranking it 16th out of 192 journals in the category "Clinical Neurology" and 5th out of 60 journals in the category "Peripheral Vascular Disease".[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dr. Marc Fisher becomes editor-in-chief of Stroke". News Releases. American Heart Association. Retrieved 2011-05-06.
  2. ^ "Stroke". 2016 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2017.

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