About The THI Journal

For more than 45 years, the Texas Heart Institute Journal has been published by the Texas Heart Institute as part of its medical education program. Our bimonthly peer-reviewed journal enjoys a global audience of physicians, scientists, and healthcare professionals who are contributing to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cardiovascular disease.

The Journal was printed under the name of Cardiovascular Diseases from 1974 through 1981 (ISSN 0093-3546). The name was changed to Texas Heart Institute Journal in 1982 and was printed through 2013 (ISSN 0730-2347). In 2014, the Journal moved to online-only publication. It is indexed by Index Medicus/MEDLINE and by other indexing and abstracting services worldwide. Our full archive is available at PubMed Central.

The Journal invites authors to submit these article types for review:

  • Clinical Investigations
  • Laboratory Investigations
  • Reviews
  • Techniques
  • Coronary Anomalies
  • History of Medicine
  • Case Reports/Case Series (Submission Fee: $70.00 USD)
  • Images in Cardiovascular Medicine (Submission Fee: $35.00 USD)
  • Guest Editorials
  • Peabody’s Corner
  • Letters to the Editor

Special consideration will be given to Clinical and Laboratory Investigation papers.

For manuscript preparation guidelines, refer to Information for Authors.

To learn more about submitting your manuscript, see Submitting a Manuscript.


The statements and opinions expressed in the Texas Heart Institute Journal are those of their authors and are not necessarily those of the Texas Heart Institute Journal, the Texas Heart Institute, the Texas Heart Institute Foundation, or affiliated institutions.

Texas Heart Institute, Texas Heart, Texas Heart Institute Journal, THI, Heart Owner’s, Leading With The Heart, and Heart of Discovery are members of the family of trademarks of the Texas Heart Institute.

Since 1974

Our Street Address:

Texas Heart Institute Journal
Texas Heart Institute, MC 1-194
1101 Bates Street, P-514
Houston, TX 77030

Mailing Address:

Texas Heart Institute Journal, MC 1-194
P.O. Box 20345
Houston, TX 77225-0345

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