(Online ISSN: 2574-1209) is an open-access, peer-reviewed, international academic journal with free publication, which focuses on the latest clinical and basic research on the prevention, treatment, prognosis, and mechanisms of disease of the blood vessels. The journal’s full text is available online at www.vpjournal.net
. The inaugural issue of Vessel Plus
was formally published on March 31, 2017. To meet the rapid development of the journal and serve more researchers in the field of vascular research, the journal has changed to a continuously published journal since January 2018. The journal publishes Original Articles, Review Articles, Case Reports, Short Communications, Research Highlight, Meta-Analysis, Editorial, and Letters to the Editor, etc
. Manuscripts with videos are also welcomed. The journal does not charge for manuscript processing, publication, reproduction of photographs.
The journal is expected to provide an open academic platform for exchange of knowledge, ideas, and latest research among scholars worldwide to make a truly top-tier journal in this field.
Vessel Plus publishes articles related to the full spectrum of medical and surgical interest in vascular disease, arterial and venous, including acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), aneurysm, atherosclerosis, hypertension, stroke, thrombosis, ischemic heart disease, peripheral vascular or pulmonary vascular disease, as well as genetic diseases such as Arterial Tortuosity Syndrome, Cystic Fibrosis, Ehlers-Danlos, Marfan, Parkes-Weber, or Klippel-Trénaunay Syndrome. This journal focuses on the latest clinical and basic research on the prevention, treatment, prognosis, and mechanisms of disease of the blood vessels including original articles, case reports, commentaries, and expert reviews in molecular biology, physiology, and pathophysiology of the blood vessels.
The journal is owned by OAE Publishing Inc.
Online ISSN: 2574-1209
Launch date: March 31, 2017
Frequency: Continuously published
Acceptance rate: 63%
Time from submission to first decision: 42 days
Time from acceptance to online publication: 12 days
Why Publish in Vessel Plus
1. Open access to all published articles free of charge.
2. Free to publish: We provide free services to authors for manuscripts’ processing, publication, and reproduction of photographs.
3. Rapid publication for high-quality manuscripts: about 65 days.
4. Rigorous and impartial peer review.
5. Accessible to a global readership.
6. Promotion of published articles in various channels worldwide.
7. Wide circulation area: Four Editors-in-Chief, from different countries, who are experts in different subordinate vascular research fields. They not only provide us with the most professional academic support but also continuously promote the journal in their own region, so that the journal can circulate to Europe, Asia, and North America.
is committed to open access for academic work. All articles of Vessel Plus
are free to access immediately from the date of publication. There is no charge for manuscript processing and publication and there is no charge for readers to read, subscribe, copy, print, and download. Vessel Plus
also operates under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License
, which permits others to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, or to remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially, provided that the users appropriately acknowledge the original authors and the source.
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