ISSN: 0048-2706 (Print)

ISSN: 2227-9199 (Online)

Pakistan Heart Journal accepts contributions relating to cardiovascular diseases which includes originals articles, case reports special communications and review articles.

Indexed and abstracted in: Index Copernicus Poland, WHO IMEMR Current Contents,, Scopus

Registered with: International Serials Data System of France

Recognized by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (X Category)

Approved by Pakistan Medical & Dental Council

Covered by Pakmedinet, Google Scholar & New Jour

Publication Fee: 600 USD



About the Journal

The Pakistan Heart Journal (PHJ) is a 45-years-old quarterly, peer reviewed official journal of Pakistan Cardiac Society (PCS). PHJ publishes scholarly research focusing on the various fields of Cardiology and its sub-specialties. We are dedicated to promote high quality research and disseminate the latest advances among all health care professionals interested in various fields of cardiology including general clinical cardiology, preventive cardiology, interventional cardiology, echocardiography, electrophysiology, pediatric cardiology, cardiac imaging, cardiothoracic surgery, and cardiac anesthesiology.

As a leading cardiology journal of the country, Pakistan Heart Journal remains cognizant of the recent advances in the rapidly growing fields of cardiology, it invites and encourages scholars to write short communications and invited editorials on the emerging issues. We particularly aim to promote standards of cardiovascular diseases management and prevention in developing countries, like Pakistan, by encouraging manuscript submissions on issues affecting the public health.

It has a strong commitment towards original research of high quality. We follow double-blind peer review process as per international standards and their record is well kept. We not only focus on pure medical issues but we also highlight the ethical and moral issues as they do have profound effects on overall quality, training and research.

Revised Charges


Due to increased expenses of the journal, we have increased the charges for publication in the journal to 600 USD per accepted manuscript w.e.f 25th April 2023.

Call for Papers


Call for Papers for the New Issue

Last Date of Submission: February 20th, 2023

Vol. 57 No. 2 (2024): Pakistan Heart Journal

Published: 2024-05-31

Breaking Barriers: CCBs and Beta-Blockers Redefine the Landscape of Hypertension Treatment

Dr. Pushpraj Patel, Dr. Vishwa Deepak Tripathi, Dr. Anjeney Mishra, Dr. Sachin Madhavrao Gawande


Heat shock protein (HSP70) as a marker of epithelial dysplasia in oral dysplastic lesions: A clinicopathological study

Dr. Nidhi Choudaha, Dr. Aparna Paliwal, Dr. Vijay Bhardwaj , Dr.Shweta Chouhan, Dr. Preeti Rajput, Dr .Ankit Gupta


Evaluation of success rate of dental implants in patients with oral lichen planus and oral leukoplakia

Dr. Prasad Karande, Dr. Vikram Karande, Dr. Sanjay Ranade, Dr. Prashant Rao, Dr. Swatantra Patel, Dr. Arpan Shrivastav


Clinical Application of Mini Implants In Prosthodontics: A Review

Dr. Akhilesh Saraf, Dr. Gaurav Beohar, Dr. Prince Kumar, Dr. Anjali Musale, Dr. Ankita Agrawal


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