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ESC Heart Failure

Open Access Research on All Aspects of Heart Failure and its Comorbidities: Advancing the Knowledge of Heart Failure Worldwide


ESC Heart Failure is the open access journal of the Heart Failure Association.

The journal improves the understanding, prevention, investigation and treatment of heart failure. Molecular and cellular biology, pathology, physiology, electrophysiology, pharmacology, as well as the clinical, social and population sciences all form part of the discipline that is heart failure.

Fast Facts

  • Editor-in-chief: Prof. Stefan D. Anker (DE)
  • Current volume: 9 (year 2022)
  • Issues per volume: 6
  • Impact Factor 2020 : 4.411

Editor-in-Chief history

Name Start Date End Date
Professor Stefan D. Anker 01/01/2014  

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Most recent articles from ESC HF

08 Jun 2022
Elderly aortic stenosis patients' perspectives on treatment goals in transcatheter aortic valvular replacement
Author(s): Kohei Sugiura, Takashi Kohno, Kentaro Hayashida, Daisuke Fujisawa, Hiroki Kitakata, Naomi Nakano, Tetsuya Saito, Hiromu Hase, Nobuhiro Yoshijima, Hikaru Tsuruta, Yuji Itabashi, Shun Kohsaka, Keiichi Fukuda
06 Jun 2022
Cystatin C in risk prediction after transcatheter aortic valve replacement: a retrospective analysis
Author(s): Kensuke Kuwabara, Kan Zen, Masaki Yashige, Kazuaki Takamatsu, Nobuyasu Ito, Yoshito Kadoya, Michiyo Yamano, Tetsuhiro Yamano, Takeshi Nakamura, Hitoshi Yaku, Satoaki Matoba
07 Jun 2022
Global longitudinal strain and outcome after endoscopic mitral valve repair
Author(s): Martin Kotrc, Jozef Bartunek, Jan Benes, Monika Beles, Marc Vanderheyden, Filip Casselman, Tomas Ondrus, Yujing Mo, Frank Van Praet, Martin Penicka
06 Jun 2022