The Anatolian Journal of Cardiology

The Anatolian Journal of Cardiology is a monthly periodical on cardiology published on independent, unbiased, double-blinded and peer-review principles. The journal’s publication language is English.

The Anatolian Journal of Cardiology aims to publish qualified and original clinical, experimental and basic research on cardiology at the international level. The journal’s scope also covers editorial comments, reviews of innovations in medical education and practice, case reports, original images, scientific letters, educational articles, letters to the editor, articles on publication ethics, diagnostic puzzles, and issues in social cardiology.

The target readership includes academic members, specialists, residents, and general practitioners working in the fields of adult cardiology, pediatric cardiology, cardiovascular surgery and internal medicine.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are conducted in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), the Council of Science Editors (CSE), the European Association of Science Editors (EASE), the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and the HEART Group.

The Anatolian Journal of Cardiology is indexed in Web of Science-Science Citation Index Expanded, PubMed/MEDLINE, EMBASE, Scopus, EMCare, CINAHL, Gale/Cengage Learning, EBSCO, DOAJ, ProQuest, CNKI and TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index.

The requirements for submission of manuscripts and detailed information about the evaluation process are available in the published journal and also as ‘Instructions for Authors’ on the web site (

Statements and opinions expressed in The Anatolian Journal of Cardiology reflect the views of the author(s). All liability for the advertisements rests with the appropriate organization(s). The Turkish Society of Cardiology, the editor-in-chief and AVES Publishing do not accept any responsibility for these articles and advertisements.

The Anatolian Journal of Cardiology is printed on acid-free paper. Applications for subscriptions should be made to the Editorial Office. The abstracts and full texts of published articles can be accessed free of charge at

Financial support and advertising
The revenue of The Anatolian Journal of Cardiology is derived from subscription charges and advertisements. Institutions wishing to place an advertisement in the printed version of the journal or on the web page should contact AVES Publishing. 

Owner: Turkish Society of Cardiology
Address: Çobançeşme Sanayi Cad., No: 11, Nish İstanbul, A Blok, No: 47-48, 34196, Yenibosna, Bahçelievler, İstanbul, TURKEY
Phone: +90 212 221 17 30 / +90 0212 221 17 38
Fax: +90 212 221 17 54

Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Çetin Erol 
Address: Çobançeşme Sanayi Cad., No: 11, Nish İstanbul, A Blok, No: 47-48, 34196, Yenibosna, Bahçelievler, İstanbul, TURKEY
Phone: +90 (535) 461 41 62
Fax: +90 (212) 221 17 54

Publisher: AVES
Address: Büyükdere Cad., 105/9 34394 Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 217 17 00
Web page: 

ISSN 2149-2263 EISSN 2149-2271