About the Journal

The Heart Surgery Forum® (HSF, Print ISSN: 1098-3511, Electronic ISSN: 1522-6662) is an open access peer-reviewed scientific journal for cardiothoracic surgery professionals. The journal utilizes electronic peer review for efficient and timely decision-making and publishes articles to the web as soon as accepted and processed through the production system. All articles published in HSF will be indexed in/visible through Web of Science (the Science Citation Index Expanded, Impact Factor: 0.7), SciSearch, Scopus, ISI Alerting Services, Google Scholar, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, and EMBASE. (Founded in 1997)

Current Issue

Vol. 27 No. 7 (2024)
Published: 2024-07-07

Systematic Review


Case Report

  • Masato Hayakawa, Yuka Higuma, Akira Hirata, Maki Ogawa, Ryo Ikemura, Satoshi Yamashiro, Kiyoshi Iha
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.59958/hsf.7055
  • Haein Ko, Kyo Seon Lee, Yochun Jung, In Seok Jeong, Sang Yun Song, Sang Gi Oh, Kook Joo Na
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.59958/hsf.6873
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