Welcome to Indian Heart Journal

The Indian Heart Journal is the most widely read cardiology journal in the India reaching more than 27,000 hospital specialists and primary care physicians every two months.

The only bi-monthly journal which provides primary and secondary care with original research, clinical reviews, commentaries and news across a broad range of cardiovascular topics.

Exclusive original coverage of the fast developing field of cardiology written from the Indian viewpoint.

Extensive opportunities for special projects including supplements, symposia reports and practical guidelines.

The Indian Heart Journal provides reviews and discussions of current developments in cardiology and other relevant specialties to cardiologists and general practitioners with an interest in this field.

Indian Heart Journal Core Values

Professionalism: The interests of patients are primary.

Knowledge: The journal must promote growth, dissemination and application of knowledge about cardiovascular medicine.

Integrity: Honesty, compliance with legal requirements, and ethical behavior are essential in all activities.

Member driven: The journal and its major activities must be led by active members and must promote volunteerism.

Inclusiveness: The journal involves a broad range of volunteers that reflects the composition of its membership.

Articles In This Issue

  1. Respect for nursing professional: Silence must be heard
  2. Subvalvular disease in patients undergoing balloon mitral valvotomy: A strong base is not always good
  3. LDL Cholesterol, Statins And PCSK 9 Inhibitors
  4. Other Side of Moon – Rebuttal - Doctors at cross road
  5. Other Side of Moon – Rebuttal - Rejuvenating practice of medicine
  6. Subvalvular apparatus and adverse outcome of balloon valvotomy in rheumatic mitral stenosis
  7. Association of ST elevation with apical aneurysm in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  8. Periprocedural plasma fibrinogen levels and coronary stent outcome
  9. Do circulating blood cell types correlate with modifiable risk factors and outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS)?
  10. Inadvertent transarterial pacemaker lead placement
  11. Device closure of pulmonary arteriovenous malformation using Amplatzer vascular plug II in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
  12. Isolated quadricuspid aortic valve referred with diagnosis of rheumatic carditis
  13. Use Of ADO II Device In A Large Aorto-Pulmonary Collateral-An Interesting Case
  14. Postoperative diffuse coronary spasm after two valve surgery – A rare phenomenon
  15. Wong's anomaly – A rare variant of cor triatriatum
  16. 'Action potential-like' ST elevation following pseudo-Wellens' electrocardiogram
  17. Challenges in coronary CTO intervention after TAVR: A case report and discussion
  18. Case Vignette - Apparently intact mitral valve repair complicated with hemolytic anemia
  19. Case Vignette - Systolic murmur in a young man who had previous ventricular septal defect repair: The double-chambered right ventricle
  20. The evanescent right atrial mass
  21. Double chamber right ventricle and left ventricle: A rare association
  22. Missing diagnosis: Gingival hypertrophy due to amlodipine
  23. Successful coil embolization of a bleeding internal thoracic artery that caused severe hypotension immediately after permanent pacemaker placement
  24. Dabigatran for left ventricular thrombus
  25. Framework for a National STEMI Program: Consensus document developed by STEMI INDIA, Cardiological Society of India and Association Physicians of India
  26. Calcific aortic valve disease: Is it another face of atherosclerosis?
  27. Correspondence
  28. Instructions to authors