Radcliffe announces the acquisition of journals Interventional Cardiology Review and Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review.

London – 27 February 2013: Radcliffe, a subsidiary of Electric Word plc, today announces the acquisition of journals Interventional Cardiology Review and Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review. Radcliffe is fast developing its offerings in a number of secondary care arenas, and the acquisition of two highly-respected peer-reviewed journals aimed at supporting best practice at the cutting edge of cardiovascular care are core to this strategy.

As part of the acquisition, Radcliffe has also taken ownership of (formerly, an online platform that offers free access to thousands of speciality and general interest cardiology articles contributed by opinion leaders from across the field.

Accessed by thousands of physicians monthly, also hosts a range of multimedia content – including expert round tables and clinics – and aims to provide practical support for ongoing professional development of cardiovascular-related professionals.

David Ramsey, Commercial Development Director at Radcliffe, commented, “This acquisition significantly strengthens our portfolio in secondary care publishing, and is consistent with our core goal of supporting life-long learning for health professionals. We will endeavour to build on the journals’ already excellent reputations at the heart of cardiovascular practice, and develop further as a trusted and authoritative resource to support best practice in the CathLab and beyond.”

For editorial queries, please contact Jonathan McKenna, Senior Editorial Manager at Radcliffe, on +44 (0)20 7954 3502 or at:

To discuss commercial opportunities, please contact Liam O’Neill, Publication Manager at Radcliffe, on +44 (0)20 7954 3516 or at:



About aims to support life-long learning for cardiovascular professionals. Providing a platform for peer-reviewed content from industry-leading journals Interventional Cardiology Review and Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review – alongside other carefully selected sources – endeavours to support clinicians and leading industry professionals in continuously developing their knowledge, effectiveness and productivity.

Visit to register for free access to:

  • Review journals Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review and Interventional Cardiology Review;
  • Round Table Events – Discussions and opinions of assembled peer groups comprising cardiovascular authorities;
  • Webinars – Opinion, clinics and case reviews from respected opinion leaders;
  • A database of over two thousand reviews, case reports and editorials.

About Radcliffe

Radcliffe is committed to the publication of books, journals and other educational resources that support healthcare professionals in their professional development and enable them to provide the best possible care for their patients. Publishing for a wide range of professionals including GPs, allied health professionals, medical students and doctors in training, nurses, midwives, educators, health managers and administrators, Radcliffe produces books, journals and educational courses and resources to support their career and development.

About Electric Word plc

Electric Word plc supports continuing learning for professional communities working in the education, healthcare and sport sectors. Electric Word plc provides specialist information and professional development in a wide range of formats, including websites, journals, magazine, books, training, conferences and consultancy services.