Aortic Column at JOVS is edited by Dr. Mohamad Bashir M.D. PhD. MRCS in agreement with JOVS Editors. Owing to Dr. Bashir’s extensive aortic experience and presence at different international platforms, his position at JOVS will bring JOVS to the aortic surgery world and will offer reciprocal benefits to JOVS readership.
The Aortic column is set out to cover all spectrum of aortic disease research and innovations. It’s aimed to cultivate the frontiers and foremost scientific and progressive work on aortic genomics, metabolomics and proteomics. The column will also interrogate innovations and scientific revolution to understand the molecular pathophysiology of the aortic wall, through imaging technologies, fundamental understanding of evolving aortic natural history, monitoring and decision-making and surgical and interventional therapies. The column will cross-fertilize ideas between different disciplines that have input in aortic disease and surgery. It will incorporate and accompany progression of educational and scientific meetings allowing to capture the phase of change in aortic surgery prospect and reflect this to our wider readership.