World Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases

ISSN Print: 2164-5329    ISSN Online: 2164-5337

Call For Papers


    Special Issue on Ischemic Heart Disease


    Ischemic heart disease, usually called coronary artery disease, is a condition characterized by reduced blood supply to the heart. It is the most common type of cardiovascular diseases and a leading cause of death worldwide. A common symptom is chest pain or discomfort which may travel into the shoulder, arm, back, neck, or jaw. 


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on exploring Ischemic Heart Disease. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:


    • Stable angina
    • Unstable angina
    • Myocardial infarction
    • Sudden coronary death
    • Risk factors
    • Signs and symptoms


    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly specify the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title. The research field “Special Issue - Ischemic Heart Disease” should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue Timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    August 31st, 2016

    Publication Date

    October 2016


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