Kerala Heart Journal

ISSN(Online):  2454-6755   Open Access     No Author Charges

ISSN(Print):    2347-5269         

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Kerala Heart Journal is listed at:

  1. International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE)

Kerala Heart Journal (KHJ) is the official journal of Cardiological Society of India (CSI)-Kerala Chapter and accepts articles for publication from across the globe. Kerala Heart Journal is an open access multi indexed 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. All submitted manuscripts undergo a rigorous peer review process after submission. Currently Kerala Heart journal is published in two issues annually.Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals ( will be followed. Please register and login for submitting manuscripts online.

Vol 5, No 2 (2015): Kerala Heart Journal

Table of Contents

Editor's Message

Sajeer Kalathingathodika

Editorial comments

Varghese George

Editorial review article

Sajeer KT
Johnson Francis

Review Articles

Mithun Jacob Varghese, Riya Jose
Sandeep Mohanan

Original Articles


A glimpse into cardiovascular history

Rajan Joseph Manjuran

New born in distress -subject review

Zulfikar Ahamed, Z Sajan Ahmad, T G Abhilash

Case Reports

Sajeer KT, Rajesh G, Fazil Bishara, Rakesh Jain
Sandeep Mohanan, Vinayakumar D, Rakesh Jain, M N Krishnan
Barbara Bellmann, Mattias Roser, Bogdan G Muntean
Rajesh G, Sajeer Kalathingathodika, Vellani Haridasan, Cicy Bastian, Chakanalil Govindan Sajeev, M N Krishnan

Images in Cardiology

Kiran Jacob, sajan ahamed, k venugopal
Varghese George, Anurag Bahekar
Kiran Jacob

Back to Basics

Tiny Nair

Journal scan

Kiran Jacob, K. venugopal

Treasures in cardiology

Rajan Joseph Manjuran

Editorial round table

Sajan Ahmad, Rajan Joseph Manjuran, Sivasankaran S, Tiny Nair, K venugopal, George A Koshy