Publisher: Nova Science. www.novapublishers.com, New York, USA
EDITORIAL BOARD OF The World Heart Journal (WHJ).
Founding Editor
Dr Franz Halberg, MD(USA), Professor of Chronobiology, Halberg Chronobiology Center, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA (On heavenly abode from  2013) (5 July 1919 – 9 June 2013)

Co-Editors in Chief:
Dr Germaine Cornelissen, PhD(USA), Professor,  Integrative Biology and Physiology, co-Director, Halberg Chronobiology Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA, corne001@umn.edu
Dr R B Singh, MBBS,MD(Intern Med-Cardiol), Professor Internal Medicine, Halberg Hospital and Research Institute, Moradabad (UP)244001, India, (rbs@tsimtsoum.net)
Submission: Please send your manuscript by email attachment to Co-editors)

 

Editors:
Dr Krasimira Hristova, MD, PhD, Cardiologist, Department of Cardiology, National University Hospital, Sofia, Bulgaria, khristovabg@yahoo.com
Dr Jan Fedacko, MD (Slovakia), Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, PJ Safaric University, Kosice, Slovakia, Janfedacko@hotmail.com
Dr Galal Eldin Nagib-Elkilany, MD, PhD, Department of Cardiology, Gulf Medical University, Ajman, UAE  <galal.elkilany@gmail.com>
Associate Editors.
Dr Jaipaul Singh, PhD, DSc
School of Forensic and Applied Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom (jsingh3@uclan.ac.uk);
Dr Chee-Oon Kong, MD(Taiwan), Professor of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, cwkong@vghtpe.gov.tw
Dr Sergey Shastun,MD,PhD, Professor of Normal Physiology, People,s Friendship University of Russia, Moscow, Russia  sshastun@mail.ru
Assistant Editors:
Tsui-Lieh Hsu,MD, Taiwan Society of Cardiology, Taipei, Taiwan, tlhsu@vghtpe.gov.tw
Dr Eri Toda, Department of Cardiology, Tokai University Hachioji Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
     eritoda@is.icc.u-tokai.ac.jp
Dr Toru Takahashi, PhD, Department of Nutrition, Graduate School of Human Environment Science,
Fukuoka Women’s University, Fukuoka, Japan, takahashi@fwu.ac.jp
Dr Sherif Baathallah MD , \RAK Hospital ,Fujairah, UAE
Dr Abdulla Shehab, MD,PhD, UAE University, UAE.

Managing Editors: Ms Maya Columbus(Publication);Dr R B Singh(Responsibility of contents)

Editoial Secretaries:
Dr Rajeev Gupta, MD, DM, MRCP, Consultant Cardiologist, Kalba Hospital, Kalba, UAE.
M:0097150-8324901​,rajeevsavita.gupta@gmail.com

MEMBERS OF THE EDITORIAL BOARD:
Dr Hideki Mori, MD,FICC, Aomori Prefectural Central Hospital, Aomori City, Japan.
Dr Fabien Meester(Belgium), The Executive Director, The Tsim Tsoum Institute, Krakow, Poland,  fdm@tsimtsoum.net
Dr Brian Tomlinson, MD(Hong Kong), Professor of Internal Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong., btomlinson@cuhk.edu.hk
Dr T K Basu, PhD(Canada), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, Tapan.Basu@ualberta.com
Dr Rakesh Sharma, PhD(USA),Department of MRI Imaging, Florida University, Florida, USA rksz2009@gmail.com
Dr M L Garg, PhD(Australia), Professor ,School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy, The University of Newcastle, Australia. , Manohar.Garg@newcastle.edu.au                                     

 

 Dr Hilton Chaves, MD,PhD, Professor, Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Federal University of  Pernambuco, Recefe, Brazil, hchavesjr@gmail.com                

 

Dr Jong Lee, MD, PhD, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, USA                                                                                                                                                                   

 

Dr Borislav Demitrov, MD, PhD,                                                                                                                                                 

Academic Unit of Primary Care, and Population Sciences, University of Southampton, UK, b.demitrov@soton.ac.uk                                                                   

Branislav Milovanovic,MD,PhD                                                                                                                                                           

Neurocardiological Laboratory, Department of Cardiology,University Clinical Center Bezanijska Kosa, Medical Faculty,University of Belgrade, Serbia, branislav_milovanovic@vektor.net                                                                             

 

Dr Jaipaul Singh, PhD, DSc                                                                                                                                                                

School of Forensic and Applied Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom (jsingh3@uclan.ac.uk);

 

Hisham Mohd Aboul-Enein, MD, Benha University Vice President, Cairo, Egypt,haenin@yahoo.com                                    

Chee Jeong Kim, MD, Professor, Division of Cardiology, College of Medicine, Chung-Ang University, Seoul, Korea,

cjkim@cau.ac.kr                                                                                                                                                                          

 

Dr Elliot Berry,MD(Israel),     

Department of Human Nutrition and Metabolism, Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel.                                                                                                                                              

 

Dr Gal Dubnov,MD,                                                                                                                                                                

Department of Human Nutrition and Metabolism, Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel.                                                                                                                                              

 

Dr C Chaithiraphan, MD, President Chaophya Hospital, Director of Cardiac Center, Bankok, Thailand                                                 

Dr Rody G Sy,MD, Cardinal Santos Medical Center, Metro Manila (Philippines),                                                               

 

Dr Kaumudi Joshipura,DSc, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA, kjoshipu@hsph.harvard.edu (USA),                                                                                                                                           

 

Dr C E Chiang,MD,Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, cechiang@vghtpe.gov.tw                                                          

 

Dr Antonis Zampelas, PhD, Professor in Human Nutrition, Agricultual University of Athens, Athens, Greece.   

                         

Dr H R Gundurao, PhD, Department of Pathology and Lab. Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School < Minneapolis, USA.                                                                                                                                                                        

 

Dr C M Yu, MD, Division of Cardiology, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. medt@cuhk.edu.hk                     

 

Dr M L Burr, MD(UK), Centre for Applied Public Health Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Temple of Peace and Health, Cathays Park, Cardiff, CFl 3NW, UK.                                                                                              

 

Dr Agnieszka Wilczynska, PhD, Department of Psychology, University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland                                           

 

Dr Adarsh Kumar, MD,DM, Professor of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Government Medical College, Amritsar, India.                                                                                                                                                                      

 

Dr Kuniaki Otsuka, MD,PhD                                                                                                                                                                Professor emeritus of Tokyo Women's Medical University, and Professor of Department of Chronomics and Gerontology,Tokyo Women's Medical Universoty, Arakawa, Tokyo, Japan 116-856781-3-3810-1111, Tokyo,  Japan, Email:  otsukagm@dnh.twmu.ac.jp                                                                                                                                                  

 

Dr Daniel Pella, MD(Slovakia),Department of Internal Medicine, PJ Safaric University, Kosice, Slovakia., daniel.pella@upjs.sk                                                                                                                                                                       

Dr NS Neki,MD,FRCP, Department of Medicine, Government Medical College, Amritsar, India                                                          Editorial Advisers:                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Dr Liu Lisheng, MD, Professor of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Beijing, China.

                               

Dr Akira Yamamoto, MD (Japan), Professor of Internal Medicine and Founder, Asian Pacific Society of Atherosclerosis and Vascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan                                                                                                                        

 

Dr E D Janus, MD(Australia), Founder Secretary General, Asian Pacific Society of Atherosclerosis and Vascular Diseases, Australia.                                                                                                                                                                                        

 

Dr Dr Rodolfo Paoletti, MD(Italy), Professor of Pharmacology, Institute of Pharmacology, Milan, Italy.                                         

 

Dr Jim Shepherd(UK), Editor, Atherosclerosis, UK                                                                                                                          

 

Dr NS Dhalla, MD (Hon), DSc, Professor of Cardiovascular Sciences, St Boniface Hospital Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, Winnipeg, Canada, nsdhalla.@sbrc.ca                                                                                                       

 

Statistical Editor: Prof .Dr Douglas W Wilson,PhD, DSc (UK),  Chronobiology and Statistics,, Formerly, School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, Durham University, Durham, UK, d.w.wilson@durham.ac.uk                                           

 

REFREES: VOLUNTEERS.                                                                                                                                                             

 

Dr Shashank Joshi, MD,DM, Mumbai, India; shashank.sr@gmail.com                                                                                      

Rohan Khera, MD, Department of Internal Medicine, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine,The University of Iowa, USA, email: rohan-khera@uiowa.edu OR rohankhera@outlook.com,

 

Dr Neha Singh, PhD, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California,                       senger.neha@gmail.com

 

Sponsors.
BIOCOS Group (USA),
International College of Cardiology (Slovakia), and
International College of Nutrition (India).

 

WORLD HEART JOURNAL
PUBLISHERS:
Maya Columbus
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SCOPE:
There are hardly 10 good journals of Cardiology, which cater several million cardiovascular scientists and physicians.A lot of material is either not published or published in substandard manner.The scope would depend upon the components and contents of the journal which in turn would depend upon the authors.There may be 4-6 issues in a year in the beginning but would depend on submissions.
 
AUDIENCE:Libraries,individual scientists and treating doctors,researchers and teachers,health workers who would like to buy the journal, including 600 members,each of the Int Coll of Nutrition and  of the  International College of  Cardiology and the BIOCOS group.
REPRINTING IN INDIA:The journal may be reprinted in a developing country to decrease its cost and enhance circulation like BMJ-India or JAMA-India
SPONSORSHIP OF INDUSTRY:Open to all advertisers to decrease the cost.Members of the editorial board may influence the Pharmaceutical companies and instrument manufacturers as well as chemical and kits suppliers to buy the journals in bulk, for free distribution to their clients
To enhance the goodwill of their company.Members of the editorial board,refrees and authors are
Encouraged to contact the industry and write to the publisher/editor,who would be gifted by us.
COMPONENTS of WHJ:
1.Editorials and Commentaries(1-3pages with 5-15 references);4-6 in each issue.
2.Cardiovascular News.100-500 words on any area of CVD.
3.Clinical Reviews.2-3 each issue;10-20pages(Mini reviews-10 pages,50 references) with not more than 100 references,10% references,> 2 years old for all the components of WHJ.
4.Contributions from Future Cardiologists(2-3 each issue); Experiences of the residents and PhD scholars,related to CVD;2-3 pages with 5 references.
5.Original Research Articles.5-10 articles each issue with 5-10 pages with references,not more than 50.
6.Brief Reports:Papers on cases ,case reports with less scientific but acceptable methods.2pages,<10 references.
7.World Heart Forum:Letters to the editor on articles published in any indexed  journal of the world and any interesting brief report not exceeding one page.Criticism of the policy makers of each country especially western world because the whole world follows the west.- one page,5 references.
6.Novascience Highlights:News from the Novascience Publications.
7.Pharma Heart Forum:Injustice done with Pharma companies and Pharma companies doing unethical practices would be highlighted by impartial experts,preferably from experts of pharmaceutical and instrument manufacturing companies to give them voice for benefit of the peoples heart health.
8.Calendar of Conferences.

SECTIONS, TO BE COVERED IN THE WHJ:
1.Epidemiology and Prevention.
2.Chronocardiology and Chronomics.
3.Nutrition and Lifestyle in CVD.
4.Clinical Cardiology.
5.Cardiovascular Sciences( Molecular Cardiology:biochemistry and biology).
6.Hypertension.
7.Coronary artery disease.
8.Pharmacotherapy.
9.Electrophysiology
10.Echocardiography.
11.Nuclear Cardiology.
12.Pediatric Cardiology.
13.Geriatric Cardiology.
14.CVD in women.
15.Cardiac Rehabilitation and prehabilitation.
16.Interventional Cardiology.
17.Cardiac surgery.
INSTRUCTIONS TO AUTHORS:
World Heart Journal is the publication of Novascience Publishers Inc.NY,USA.The journal would consider publication of manuscripts for its various sections,pertaining to cardiovascular diseases.
Manuscripts should be addressed to Professor R B Singh,Editor,World Heart Journal,Address of the Publishers,and via email to:Managing Editor, maya1nova@earthlink.net
Editorial Policy:
The WHJ disapproves the submission of same article simultaneously to different journals for consideration as well as duplicate publication.Opinions expressed in the articles published in the WHJ,are those of the authors and not necessarily of the editor.Neither the editors,nor the publisher guarantees,warrants or endorses any product or service advertised in the journal.The accepted papers,would be edited,without altering the meaning to  improve clarity and sense.Every manuscript submitted to WHJ,would be scrutinized,by two or more refrees,
Corresponding Author would be given e-print of one PDF file free of charge for academic purpose only not for commercial use.
Guidelines for Manuscript Submission:
The manuscript should be prepared,in accordance with the uniform requirements for manuscripts submitted to biomedical journals, compiled by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors(N Engl J Med,1997,336:309-315.).
We need three complete sets of manuscripts, typed in double space,on one side of the page,throughout.The manuscript should be arranged inorder;Covering letter,title page with authors and their affiliations, abstract structured,introduction,methods,results, discussion,acknowledgements,references,tables and legends to illustrations.Three sets of illustrations in three separate envelope,should be attached at the end.The pages of the manuscript should be numbered consequitively,beginning with the title page.It is important to submit an electronic version of manuscript,3.5 inch,diskette/CD,along
With the printed copies,to ficilitate printing by the publisher.
Covering Letter.
All authors or corresponding author on behalf of all, should take the responsibility of signing the covering letter, indicating that all agree with the contents ,and all have participated in the study or in the writing of manuscript and the article is entirely submitted to WHJ.
Acceptance of the manuscript for publication in the WHJ ,implies transfer of copyright to the publisher.
References:
A full list of references should be included at the end of the article.The references should conform to the Vancouver style and should be numbered,consecutively in the order,in which they first appear in the text.These should be given in parentheses(   ).References cited only in the tables should be numbered in accordance with a sequence established by the first identification in the text of a particular table or illustration.Personal communications,unpublished articles should not be cited as references,though these may be mentioned in the text in parentheses.Abstract should not be used as references unless,it is very important.
Examples:
1.Articles in Journals.Authors surname followed by first and middle name initials,title of paper,name of journal,year of publication,volume,page number of beginning-and last page of the article.Include the names of all authors,if there are 5 or less.If six or more,the first 3 followed by et al.The title of the journal should be abbreviated according to the style, used in the Index Medicus. e.g  Singh RB,Cornelissen G,Weydahl A  et al.Circadian heart rate and blood pressure variability
Considered for research and patient care.Int J Cardiology 2003,87:9-28.
2.Articles in books.Authors,title,edition,publisher,city,year,pages.
eg.Singh RB,Rastogi SS.Nutritional Aspects of Hypertension.International College of Nutrition,Moradabad,India,1989,p-
3.Chapter in book.Authors,chapter title,book title,edition,editors,publishers,city,year,pages.e g
Otsuka K,Shobgo M,Kozo M et al.Chronomes,aging and disease.Ecological Destruction,Health and Development:Advancing Asian Paradigms.Furukawa H,Nishibuchi M,Kono Y,Kaida Y(eds),Kyoto University Press,Japan 2004,p367-394.

Conferences and Meetings