Heart diseases is also known as cardiovascular disease, It includes stroke, hypertensive heart disease, aortic aneurysms, cardiomyopathy, atrial fibrillation, congenital heart disease, endocarditis and peripheral artery disease.
These may be caused by high blood pressure, smoking, diabetes, lack of exercise, obesity, high blood cholesterol, poor diet. The most common cause of heart disease is narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries, the blood vessels that supply blood to the heart itself.
Heart diseases are sometimes fatal and can be present by birth. Heart diseases from birth are termed as congenital heart disease.Congenital heart defects change the normal flow of blood through the heart.
Journals related to Heart Diseases
Journal of Clinical & Experimental Cardiology, Angiology: Open Access, Arrhythmia: Open Access, Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases & Diagnosis, Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, Stroke, Journal of American Heart Association, AHA Journals.