As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times. Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.
COVID-19 and impact on peer review
About the Society
International Journal of Arrhythmia is the official journal of the Korean Heart Rhythm Society.
The Society is currently covering all publication costs so there are no article processing charges for authors.
International Journal of Arrhythmia transferred to BMC in 2018. The archive of the journal has been transferred to a new platform and all articles previously published in the journal can be accessed here.
Aims and scope
International Journal of Arrhythmia aims to introduce new clinical knowledge, basic findings, techniques and cases which are related to arrhythmias, and specific issues of interest to an international readership. In addition, the journal is dedicated to the continuous medical education of physicians.
International Journal of Arrhythmia is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research, reviews and case reports related to diagnosis and treatment. The journal welcomes submissions of clinical and basic research related to arrhythmia.
International Journal of Arrhythmia is affiliated with the Korean Heart Rhythm Society.
44 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
41 days to first decision for all manuscripts
75 days from submission to acceptance
146 days from acceptance to publication