Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

 Kerala Heart Journal is an open access multi indexed  open peer reviewed journal for updating cardiologists to newer developments in cardiology and for promoting cardiovascular research.  Kerala Heart Journal aims to publish work of the highest quality from all sub-specialties of cardiology-clinical and non-clinical including cardiovascular medicine and surgery. The editors of Kerala Heart Journal invite original research articles, review articles, case reports, cardiovascular images and letters to the editor for publication.

Only original work which has not been published elsewhere will be considered. We strongly discourage duplicate and redundant publication

 

Section Policies

Original Articles

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Case Reports

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Review Articles

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Images in Cardiology

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Editorial comments

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Back to Basics

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Editor's Message

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Editorial review article

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Editorial review article

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A glimpse into cardiovascular history

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Journal scan

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Treasures in cardiology

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New born in distress -subject review

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Editorial round table

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Table of contents

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Peer Review Process

All manuscripts submitted to the journal will be allotted to a Section Editor who will oversee the peer review / revision process. Section Editor will allot the manuscripts to at least two reviewers who are experts in the field. Typical review process will take about 2-4 weeks to complete.Kerala Heart Journal allows open review preocess.

 

 

Publication Frequency

Every year  Kerala Heart Journal will publish two issues.

 

As soon as one article is accepted  after  final review process, it will be published as early online  article.

 

Later this will be assigned to  future issues 

 

Open Access Policy

This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.