ISSN: 0048-2706 (Print)

ISSN: 2227-9199 (Online)

Pakistan Heart Journal accepts contributions relating to cardiovascular diseases which includes originals articles, case reports special communications and review articles.

Indexed and abstracted in: Index Copernicus Poland, WHO IMEMR Current Contents, Citefactor.org, Scopus

Registered with: International Serials Data System of France

Recognized by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (X Category)

Approved by Pakistan Medical & Dental Council

Covered by Pakmedinet, Google Scholar & New Jour

Publication Fee: 70000 PKR / 300 USD

Email: editor@pkheartjournal.com


About the Journal

The Pakistan Heart Journal (PHJ) is a 45-years-old quarterly, peer reviewed official journal of Pakistan Cardiac Society (PCS). PHJ publishes scholarly research focusing on the various fields of Cardiology and its sub-specialties. We are dedicated to promote high quality research and disseminate the latest advances among all health care professionals interested in various fields of cardiology including general clinical cardiology, preventive cardiology, interventional cardiology, echocardiography, electrophysiology, pediatric cardiology, cardiac imaging, cardiothoracic surgery, and cardiac anesthesiology.

As a leading cardiology journal of the country, Pakistan Heart Journal remains cognizant of the recent advances in the rapidly growing fields of cardiology, it invites and encourages scholars to write short communications and invited editorials on the emerging issues. We particularly aim to promote standards of cardiovascular diseases management and prevention in developing countries, like Pakistan, by encouraging manuscript submissions on issues affecting the public health.

It has a strong commitment towards original research of high quality. We follow double-blind peer review process as per international standards and their record is well kept. We not only focus on pure medical issues but we also highlight the ethical and moral issues as they do have profound effects on overall quality, training and research.

Call for Papers

2023-01-23

Call for Papers for the New Issue

Last Date of Submission: February 20th, 2023

Pakistan Heart Journal

2016-05-19

* For Publication of Article please provide Ethical Review Board approval.

* Only one article every 6 months will be published as 1st author  (HEC Rule)

* Please submit your scientific work here.

* PHJ will appreciate your input

* Best reviewer will be give certificate of appreciation

Vol. 55 No. 4 (2022): Pakistan Heart Journal

Published: 2022-12-31

IRON DEFICIENCY IN PATIENTS WITH HEART FAILURE: A MISSING LINK

Tariq Ashraf, Muhammad Ishaq, Asif Nadeem

309-310

MECHANISM OF CAMEL MILK ON DIABETES COMPLICATIONS AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS

Taherah Mohammadabadi, Asif Ur Rehman, Rajesh Jain

311-317

RESOLUTION OF LEFT ATRIAL THROMBUS IN SEVERE MITRAL STENOSIS PATIENTS AFTER THREE MONTHS OF ANTICOAGULATION

Fayaz Ali, Kanwal Fatima Aamir, Asif Nadeem, Rehmat Ghafar, Mahmood ul Hassan, Parveen Akhtar, Samra Yasmin Haque, Shirjeel Murtaza, Fateh Ali Tipoo, Ishtiaq Rasool, Tariq Ashraf

326-330

ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY FINDINGS IN HEMO DIALYSIS PATIENTS

Alam Sarfraz, Farya Moon, Adnan Wahid, Memoona Tofique

331-335

DIAGNOSTIC ACCURACY OF NUMBER OF FRAGMENTED QRS LEADS IN PREDICTION OF CARDIAC RESYNCHRONIZATION THERAPY RESPONSE IN PATIENTS WITH HEART FAILURE

Mohammad Assadian Rad, Hassan Moladoust, Asemeh Pourrajabi, Zohreh Heidarnezhad, Amir Savarrakhsh

341-345

APPROACH OF WITHHOLDING P2Y12 INHIBITORS FOR URGENT CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFTING IN DIABETIC PATIENTS WITH ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME

Ghulam Abbas Seikh, Faisal Ahmed, Arshad Ali Shah, Syed Dilbahar Ali Shah Asad, Fareheen Ashfaq, Shabnam, Muhammad Nawaz Lashari

346-350

THIRTY-YEAR TREND OF NON-RHEUMATIC VALVULAR HEART DISEASE: A COMPARISON OF PAKISTAN WITH SOUTH ASIA AND GLOBAL SCENARIO

Bilal Ahmed, Wajid Hussain, Jamil Hussain, Abdul Basit, Javeria Haider, Atif Sher Muhammad, Ahmed Raheem

357-363

FREQUENCY OF ISCHEMIC MITRAL REGURGITATION AFTER ACUTE ST- ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION AT A TERTIARY CARE CARDIAC CENTER

Kamran Khan, Naveedullah Khan, Faisal Qadir, Muhammad Tariq Farman, Khalid Iqbal Bhatti, Parveen Akhtar

375-379

NONCOMPLIANCE TO TREATMENT AND COMMON PRECIPITATING FACTORS IN STAGE C HEART FAILURE

Jehangir Ali Shah, Bashir Ahmed Solangi, Rajesh Kumar, Gulzar Ali, Muhammad Hassan Butt, Javed Khurshed Shaikh, Ambreen Nisar, Muhammad Asad Baqai, Tahir Saghir, Nadeem Qamar

380-384

CONDITION LEADING TO PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY CONSULTATION IN TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL PESHAWAR

Huma Gul, Ijaz Hussain, Haseen Dil, Ikram Ullah, Yasir Rehman, Effat Hisamuddin, Muhammad Sohail Khan, Abdul Moeed, Faiza Gohar, Farman Ali

385-390

COMPARISON OF CLINICAL AND ANGIOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS OF DIABETIC AND NON-DIABETIC PATIENTS WITH ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION

Bashir Ahmed Solangi, Jehangir Ali Shah, Rajesh Kumar, Maheash Kumar Batra, Khalil Ahmed Shaikh, Ali Ammar , Ambreen Nisar, Gulzar Ali, Tahir Saghir, Nadeem Qamar

391-395

The RELATIONSHIP OF LIFESTYLE AND DIETARY HABITS OF SOUTH-EAST ASIAN (PAKISTANI) POPULATION WITH CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES: A CASE-CONTROL STUDY

Syed Muhammad Ashraf Jahangeer, Areeba Ikram, Anmol, Muhammad Nawaz Lashari, Kainat Kataria, Eamaan Turk, Maryam Rehan

396-403

FREQUENCY OF SUSTAINED VENTRICULAR ARRHYTHMIAS IN PATIENTS WITH NON-ST SEGMENT ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION AT A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL

Adnan Fazal, Shah Muhammad Babar, Ali Asad, Abdul Wahab Buzdar, Muhammad Asim Shaikh, Nasir Ali Zaki

404-407

CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS IN INFANTS WITH A CONGENITAL DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA: A SINGLE-CENTER EXPERIENCE

Hassan Mottaghi Moghaddam Shahri, Shirin Sadat Ghiasi, Zahra Abbasi Shaye, Fatemehsoltan Zegheibizadeh

408-412

A CASE REPORT OF ARRYTHMOGENIC RIGHT VENTRICULAR DYSPLASIA PRESENTING WITH STABLE VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA AND LEFT VENTRICULAR DYSFUNCTION

Ali Nawaz Khan, Erum Shahzadi Malik, Zeeshan Shaikh, Safina Shabbir, Jawad Abbas, Mahesh Kumar Harwani

417-420

PREVALENCE AND CONTROL OF THE HYPERTENSION IN PATIENTS SUFFERING FROM RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

Kanwal Ashiq, Sana Ashiq, Naureen Shehzadi , Khalid Hussain, Muhammad Tanveer Khan

421-422

COVID-19 AND NEGLECT OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES TREATMENT

Sajjad Bahariniya , Mahdieh Ghanbari, Mohammad Ezati Asar, Farzan Madadizadeh

423-424

VARIATION IN INTRAOCULAR PRESSURE BY GENDER, AGE, BMI, AND BLOOD PRESSURE IN DIABETIC ADULTS

Safura Dewani, Mohd Younus Zaroo., Sheikh Imran Sayeed, Saqib Rishi

425-432

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