In order to bring you the best possible user experience, this site uses Javascript. If you are seeing this message, it is likely that the Javascript option in your browser is disabled. For optimal viewing of this site, please ensure that Javascript is enabled for your browser.
Did you know that your browser is out of date? To get the best experience using our website we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version. Learn more.

Cardiovascular Research

Basic Sciences, Pharmacology, Genomics and Cardiovascular Pathology

Basic, translational and clinical research

Want to be kept up-to-date with the latest articles from this journal ?

Receive Table of Contents in your mailbox
(Free account is needed on Oxford University Press website)

Track the topics, authors and articles important to you and receive articles in your mailbox
(Free account is needed on Oxford University Press website)

Use RSS feed to be alerted of advance access papers


Mission Statement

Cardiovascular Research is the international basic science journal of the European Society of Cardiology.

The Journal is focused on  basic and translational research across different disciplines.  It seeks to enhance insight into cardiovascular disease mechanisms and the prospects for innovation.


Subscribers: Access this Journal online

Experiencing difficulties accessing your journal? Check out our journals dedicated FAQ.

Discover the OUP iPhone/iPad App dedicated to your Journal (non-Subscribers, please see here)

Presentation and Impact Factor

Cardiovascular Research information

Editor-in Chief: K. Sipido FESC (BE)
ISSN : 0008-6363
Volume 109-112, year 2016
14 issues

Special rates for ESC Members:

Combined (print & online): €198
Online only: €95

Impact Factor

Impact Factor 2015 = 5.465

1999 = 3.09, 2000 = 3.783, 2001 = 4.552, 2002 = 4.692, 2003=5.164, 2004=4.575, 2005=5.283, 2006 = 5.826, 2007 = 6.127, 2008 = 5.947, 2009 = 5.801, 2010 = 6.051, 2011 = 6.064, 2012 = 5.940, 2013 = 5.808, 2014 = 5.940

Instructions to authors

Information on how to submit manuscripts can be found here : Instructions to Authors

Manuscripts should be submitted electronically at: