Journal abbreviation: Annals of cardiothoracic surgery

The abbreviation of the journal title "Annals of cardiothoracic surgery" is "Ann. Cardiothorac. Surg.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derived the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
AnnalsAnn.matches the stem "annal-"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
cardiothoracicCardiothorac.matches the word "cardiothoracic"
surgerySurg.matches the word "surgery"

About the journal

Full journal titleAnnals of cardiothoracic surgery
AbbreviationAnn. Cardiothorac. Surg.
ISSN (print)2225-319X
ISSN (online)2304-1021

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