Emre Yalcinkaya , MD

Editorial Board Member

Department of Cardiology
Aksaz Military Hospital, Turkey  

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Department / University Information


Dr. Emre Yalcinkaya was Born in 1982, in Ankara, Turkey. He is Graduated from Gulhane Military Medical Academy in 2006. He later Worked at Gulhane Military Medical Academy as a faculty for Cardiology Specialist for 4 years. He is currently working at Aksaz Military Hospital for 2 years as a Chief of CU and Grade A Consultant Cardiologist

Research Interest

Cardiac imaging, Cardiomyopathy, Arrhythmia, Coronary Artery Disease, Heart failure, Peripheral Artery Disease, Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, Diabetes Mellitus, Obesity


1. What makes an article top quality? 

Response: Wide applicability & Comprehensiveness.

2. Do you think that journals determine research trends?

Response:Yes, journals determine research trends.

3. What makes a good position paper?

Response: a. Wide applicability, Information available, Need for subjective decisions, Comprehensiveness, Discriminative power.

4. What are the qualities you look for in an article?

Response: Wide applicability, Clarity and simplicity, Adequate instructions, Information available, Subjective decisions, Likelihood of bias, Redundant items, Comprehensiveness, Item weights, Number of response options, Discriminative power.

5. Can you give us a broad indication of the types of themes a scientific journal should cover?

Response:Objective, Reliable, Complete.

6. What sorts of research methods and frameworks do you expect people to use, and how will they balance conceptual and applied research?

Response: Prospective design & Metanalyses.

7. How would you describe the journal’s mission and editorial objectives to our readers?

Response: a. Objective, Reliable & Fast.

8. If you could be granted dream articles, what would they be on?

Response: Prevention of atherosclerosis.

9. Are there any particular areas which you would like to see, or expect to see, collaborate?

Response: Coronary artery disease, Cardiomyopathy & Cardiovascular risk factors.

10. How does the research published percolate through to practitioners?

Response: After a rigorous peer review process and comprehensive evaluation by Editors.

11. How can a publisher ensure the authors/readers a rigorous peer review and quality control?

Response: By performing questionnaires after the publishing the article.

12. Your editorial policy is to be eclectic and welcome perspectives from other disciplines and schools. How does this translate into the types of contributions you encourage?

Response: Variegation & Mixture of different opinions.

13. What do you see as the merits of journals, as opposed to book series, as a means of scholarly communications?

Response: Up-to-date, Fast, Easy to achieve, Cheap.

14. How do you differentiate International Journal of Cardiovascular Research with other journals in the field?

Response: Most complete and reliable source of information & Available online freely without any restrictions.