Aims & Scope


World Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases (WJCD) is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancement in Cardiovascular Diseases. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of Cardiovascular Diseases.


All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy.


  • · Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • · Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • · Cardiomyopathies
  • · Cardiosurgery
  • · Cardiovascular Diseases and Nursing
  • · Cardiovascular Diseases and Risk Factors
  • · Cardiovascular Transplantation
  • · Cor Pulmonale
  • · Coronary Heart Disease
  • · Endocarditis
  • · Genetic and Molecular Bases of Cardiovascular Diseases
  • · Heart Failure and Cardiac Shock
  • · Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • · Inflammatory Heart and Vascular Diseases
  • · Myocarditis
  • · Pericardial Diseases
  • · Peripheral Arterial Diseases
  • · Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease
  • · Thrombosis and Haemostasis
  • · Valvular Heart Disease
  • · Venous Thromboembolism

  • We are also interested in short papers, as in the form of a letter, that clearly address a specific narrow problem and in papers that survey problems and new results pertaining to a certain topic. Authors may be invited to write short papers on the same topic in more than one successive issue of WJCD.