Scope of the journal

Cardiovascular System  includes the study of heart, blood and blood vessels which includes the aspects like structure and function of heart, components of blood, types of blood vessels and their function. The study of techniques used for diagnosis, prevention, treatment and nutritional and mechanical/surgical therapies used for various cardiovascular diseases are included under the scope. View More.....
Original ResearchOpen Access

Six months outcome of rescue percutaneous coronary intervention compared to conservative treatment in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction with failed fibrinolytic therapy

Mohamed Salem, Mohamed Mahrous, Ahmed Ramzy
Cardiovascular System 3 : 4

Original ResearchOpen Access

Are two-dimensional images sufficient to assess the atherosclerotic plaque vulnerability: a viscoelastic and anisotropic finite element model

Mehrdad Zareh, Guy Fradet, Gholamreza Naser, Hadi Mohammadi
Cardiovascular System 3 : 3

Case reportOpen Access

An unusual finding of left ventriculography in Marfan syndrome with severe mitral valve prolapse

Masato Kimura, Ryo Takahashi, Eichiro Kawai, Takehiko Ohnoki, Osamu Adachi, Yoshikatsu Saiki, Shigeo Kure
Cardiovascular System 3 : 2

Short reportOpen Access

Elliptic st. jude bileaflet mechanical heart valves

Hadi Mohammadi, Mehdi Jahandardoost, Guy Fradet
Cardiovascular System 3 : 1

Original ResearchOpen Access

Comparison of ivabradine and metoprolol tartrate impact on the heart rate variability in patients with angina pectoris

Naufal Shamilevich Zagidullin, Rustem Halitovich Zulkarneev, Ekaterina Olegovna Travnikova, Shamil Zarifovich Zagidullin
Cardiovascular System 2 : 9

Case reportOpen Access

Systemic Lp-PLA-2 cardiovascular marker response to direct medication delivery periodontal treatment

Duane C. Keller
Cardiovascular System 2 : 8

Case reportOpen Access

Successful removal of a peripherally inserted central catheter fragment from the heart with a vena cava filter retrieval set

Nan-Dong Miao, Hao Xu, Lin Yang, Xiao-Ming Zhang, Yong-Jun Ren, Kang Liu, Xu-Li Min
Cardiovascular System 2 : 7

Short reportOpen Access

Viewing cancer pathophysiology as a lead in understanding cardiac and vascular disease mechanisms

John A. Loudon
Cardiovascular System 2 : 6

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Editor-in-Chief

Dr. William Clifford Roberts
presently working as an executive director of Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas since 1993. His research areas include vascular medicine and biology, cardiology, internal medicine, clinical nutrition, thoracic surgery and pathology.

Senior Editor

Dr. Juan Jose Badimon
presently working as professor of Medicine and Director of Atherothrombosis Research Unit Cardiovascular Institute Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York.His research areas include lipids and atherosclerosis, HDL, platelets and antiplatelets, thrombosis, atherothrombosis, oral anticoagulants, Non-invasive imaging.

Dr. Jagdish Butany
presently working as professor, University of Toronto, Dept. of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, Staff Pathologist, University Health Network-Toronto General Hospital and Director, Autopsy Service, Canada. His research areas include pathology of Heart disease, valvular heart disease, cardiomyopathies, coronary artery disease, atherosclerosis and cardiovascular devices.

Dr. Shiwei Duan
currently Professor of School of Medicine at Ningbo University. His main research areas include DNA methylation and pharmacogenomics in anti-cancer chemotherapy, genetic epidemiology for cancer and complex diseases and (Epi)genetics and (Epi)genomics for cardivascular disease.

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