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EP Europace Journal

Covering the fields of arrhythmias, pacing and cellular electrophysiology


The EP Europace journal provides an avenue of communication for top-quality European and international original, scientific work and reviews in the fields of arrhythmias, pacing and cellular electrophysiology. The journal offers readers a collection of contemporary, original, peer-reviewed papers, invited papers and editorial comments, together with book reviews and correspondence.  

Official journal of the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), the ESC Working Group on Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology, and the ESC Working Group on e-Cardiology.

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EHRA and the ESC are pleased to announce that EP Europace became a fully open-access journal beginning with the 2023 volume in January 2023.

As of 1 January 2023, issues of EP Europace are no longer available in print and all archived EP Europace content will be free to access.

Please note that for all submissions from 1 September 2022, that are accepted and published in the 2023 volume, an APC (article processing charge) may be payable.

This page will be regularly updated with new information about the move to open access.

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Fast Facts

  • Editor-in-chief: Prof. Angelo Auricchio, FESC (CH)
  • Current volume: 26 (year 2024)
  • Issues per subscription: 12
  • Impact Factor 2022: 6.1 

A leading journal in arrhythmia management and electrophysiology

"EP Europace - The European Heart Journal of Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology is one of the most important journals in the field. The journal provides a unique open-access platform for the publication and dissemination of high-quality original science, opinion and education from leading European and international authors. Our content encompasses all aspects of arrhythmias and sudden death, with specific sections on interventional electrophysiology, implantable cardiac devices, cellular electrophysiology, genetics, arrhythmia imaging and digital cardiology." EP Europace Editor-in-Chief, Professor A.Auricchio.

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Editor-in-Chief History

Name Start Date End Date
Professor Richard Sutton 01/01/1999 31/12/2006
Professor John Camm 01/01/2007 30/06/2017
Professor Gerhard Hindricks 01/07/2017 31/08/2022
Professor Angelo Auricchio 01/09/2022  
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