Heart and Cardiovascular Disorders

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Online ISSN: 2631-9969

About Journal

Heart and Cardiovascular Disorders

Online ISSN: 2631-9969

Heart and Cardiovascular Disorders is being discontinued as of 2020 and will not accept any further submissions.

Shigenori Ito

Dr. Ito works as a cardiologist at Division of Cardiology, Sankuro Hospital, Toyota, Japan since February,2016. Dr. Ito also works as a director at Japan Cardiovascular Imaging Core Laboratory (J-CICL, Tokyo, Japan) in many interventional randomized controlled trials. He works as a medical supervisor of Running Magazine “Running Style”. Dr. Ito completed his M.D. from Nagoya City University in 1984 and Ph.D. (Cardiology) from Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences in 1994. He has vast experience in cardiology, especially interventional cardiology (coronary and peripheral artery disease) and cardiac rehabilitation. He worked at a few affiliations of Nagoya City University from 1984-1996 as a cardiologist. He was a research scientist at the Washington (DC) Hospital Center (Interventional Cardiology) from 1996-1998. He worked at Nagoya City University as an instructor (1998-2001). He was a director at Toyohashi Heart Center (2001-2004), at Moriyama Municipal Hospital (2004-2007), and at Nagoya City East Medical Center (2007-2016).

His major area of research includes General cardiology, Interventional cardiology, especially in Invasive coronary imaging (QCA, OCT, IVUS etc.) Cardiac rehabilitation, Physical activity and fitness, Medical fitness, Sports medicine.

He has published papers related to Cardiovascular Disorders.

Editorial Board.

Shaan Patel

Department of Internal Medicine
Maimonides Medical Center
New York

Byomesh Tripathi

Assistant professor
Mt. Sinai St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York

Yiğit Çanga

Division of Cardiology
Dr. Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Research and Training Hospital Istanbul

Giuseppe Murdaca

Associate Professor
Internal Medicine
University of Genova

Takuya Watanabe

Professor of Medical Science
Laboratory of Cardiovascular Medicine
Tokyo University

Mohammad Reza Movahed

CareMore Regional Cardiology
Director of Arizona
Professor of Medicine
University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona

Dave Smith

Department of Cardiology
Regional Cardiac Centre
Morriston Hospital
United Kingdom

Burton M. Altura

Department of Medicine
Suny downstate medical center
United States

Mehiar El-Hamdani

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
Marshall University

Michael Scott Fenster

The University of Montana College of Health Professions and Biomedical Sciences

Saibal Kar

Director of Interventional Cardiac Research
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Abdullah A Alabdulgader

Congenital Cardiologist,invasive electrophysiologist
Prince Sultan Cardiac Center
General Director of research center-ep-MOH
Saudi Arabia

Tim A. Fischell

Michigan State University<
Director, Cardiovascular Research
Borgess Heart Institute

Alexandra Lucas

Section Head Vascular Research
University of Florida

Dayue Darrel Duan

University of Nevada

Grigorios Korosoglou

Department of Cardiology, Vascular Medicine & Cardiac MR
Academic GRN Hospital

Luisa Mestroni

Cardiovascular Institute
University of Colorado

Heinrich Taegtmeyer

Health Science Center
University of Texas

Dirk Skowasch

Department of Cardiology
University of Bonn

Donna Wang

Department of Medicine
Michigan State University

Daniel Duprez

Professor of Cardiology
University of Minnesota

P Syamasundar Rao

University of Texas-Houston Medical School

Yin Ruixing

Department of Cardiology
Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases
The First Affiliated Hospital
Guangxi Medical University

Jose M Wiley

Division of Cardiology
Mount Sinai University

Xiang Zhou

Department of Cardiology
The Second Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University

Jalal K. Ghali

Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Cardiology
Mercer University School of Medicine

Nandan Kumar Mondal

Assistant Professor
Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
University of Louisville School of Medicine

Amaya García Fernández

Cardiology Unit
General University Hospital of Alicante

Ajay Kumar Sharma

Research Fellow
Cardiovascular Diseases
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School Boston Massachusetts

Ghassan M. Baslaim

Department of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital
Saudi Arabia

Robert Pyo

Department of Cardiology
Mount sinai Hospital

Johanna Contreras

Department of Cardiology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Peter Miller Buttrick

Division of Cardiology
University of Colorado

John C Messenger

Associate Professor
Division of Cardiology
University of Colorado

Richard Kones

Medical Director
Department of Cardiology
Cardiometabolic Research Institute
Houston, Texas

John Duperly

Associate Professor
University of Los Andes

Zoe Bouslenko

Medical Director
Tenured Physician
Department of Rehabilitative Cardiology
IRCCS Hospital

Leonardo Silva Borges Roever

Research Scientist
Department of Cardiovascular Research
Federal University of Uberlandia(UFU)

Abdullah Nabi Aslan

Department of Cardiology
Ankara Ataturk Education and Research Hospital

Davide Grassi

Scientist worker Researcher in Internal Medicine
University of L’Aquila

Matthias Freund

Paediatric Cardiology
Hospital Oldenburg

Marcello Ciaccio

Department of Biomedicine
University of Palermo

In Press

Heart and Cardiovascular Disorders discontinued as of 2019 and Continued as Blood, Heart and Circulation. We would like to express our sincere thanks to the authors, referees, and editors who contributed to the journal over past years.

Current Issue

Volume 2, Issue 1

Heart and Cardiovascular Disorders discontinued as of 2019 and Continued as Blood, Heart and Circulation. We would like to express our sincere thanks to the authors, referees, and editors who contributed to the journal over past years.


Heart and Cardiovascular Disorders is being discontinued as of 2020 and continued as Blood, Heart and Circulation. We would like to express our sincere thanks to the authors, referees, and editors who contributed to the journal over past years.

Volume 2

Prevalence and characteristics of acute coronary syndromes in a department of Cardiology in Senegal

Moctar MA Ngaide AA Gaye ND Sow M Dioum M Aw F Beye SM Mingou JS Bah MB Idrissa H Sangare Z Diallo SD Gueye K Gaye C Barry A Sarr SA Leye M Bodian M Ndiaye MB Mbaye A

Research Article-Heart and Cardiovascular Disorders (HCD)

September 10, 2019

Volume 1

The multifaceted role of genetic polymorphisms in atherosclerosis

Kleber Santiago Freitas e Silva

Review Article-Heart and Cardiovascular Disorders (HCD)

August 31, 2018

Resident Cardiac Stem Cells on Fibrous Poly (L-lactide) Patch Augment Cardiac Repair via in-patch Differentiation and Simultaneous Migration into Infarcted Heart Tissue

Heiwon Kyung Heejung Kim Hye-Jin Chung Seung Jin Lee In Kyong Shim Huining He Victor C. Yang Jong-Tae Kim Soon-ho Cheong Tae-Hyun Yang Young-Il Yang

Research Article-Heart and Cardiovascular Disorders (HCD)

October 12, 2018

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