Cardiology as a field of study has been gaining great significance with the increasing financial burden to the nations of the globe. Cardio vascular diseases are the number one reason for deaths globally.
Interventional cardiology is a scholarly open access journal that offers an Open Access platform to the scholars, amateurs, clinical practitioners and students that are keen in contributing their findings in this field.
Since cardiovascular diseases can be prevented by addressing behavioural risk factors Interventional cardiology journal includes wide areas of studies in this field by including apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, coronary artery ectasia, fetal heart calcification, chronic arterial insufficiency, cardiovascular disease and its association with cancer, peri-arrest period, complications after heart surgery, early repolarization symptoms, coronary arteritis, inflammatory vascular disease, inflammatory cardiomyopathy, systolic pressure variation, left atrium enlargement, and ventricular septal defect (VSD).
The journal offers thoroughly reviewed original research as research articles, review articles, case studies, commentaries, Short Communication, and Letters to the Editors in the areas not limited to association of abiotrophia species with heart problem, heart and blood vessel disorders, myocardial infarction (heart attack), issues of cardiac arrest, stroke, techniques and procedure used in stent implantation, anticoagulant drugs (blood thinners), basic research in heart structure and functions and other medical conditions and associated treatments etc.
The journal also focuses on the latest therapeutic efforts such as application of cardiac progenitor cells, angioplasty, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) such as percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), and other stent implantation, anticoagulant drugs (blood thinners), therapy after open heart surgery, use of ventricular assist device.
Interventional Cardiology is indexed in the quality indexing sites such as Scopus, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica to increase visibility and discoverability.
Research Article p. 191-198
Author(s): Zhonghua Sun and Jing Lei
The purpose of this study was to investigate the clinical application of computed tomography pulmonary angiography (CTPA) in patients with suspected pulmonary embolism (PE) based on a single..
Research Article p. 199-203
Author(s): Roever L, Resende ES, Diniz ALD, Penha-Silva N, Roerver-Borges AS,Veloso FC, Casella-Filho A, Dourado PMM and Chagas ACP
Background: Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is associated with increased the risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke. We assessed the factors of greater association with atherosclerosis and diag..
Research Article p. 205-208
Author(s): Sanoussi H, Kourireche N, Lakhal Z, Raissuni M, Sabri M, Chaib A and Zbir M
Among all the complications of myocardial infarction, pericardial effusion remains correlated with a high morbidity and mortality rate. Tuberculosis in Morocco is a public health problem wit..
Editorial p. 209-210
Author(s): Uma Mahesh R Avula and Elaine Wan