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European Heart Journal

The world's leading publication in general cardiology

The European Heart Journal (EHJ) is the official general cardiology journal of the European Society of Cardiology.  It is the leading publication for cardiovascular medicine, covering both clinical and scientific aspects.

EHJ features original papers, reviews, clinical perspectives, ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines and articles about recent developments.

Fast Facts

  • Editor-in-chief: Filippo Crea FESC, IT
  • Current volume: 41 (year 2020)
  • Issues per subscription: 48 plus supplements
  • Impact Factor 2019: 22.673

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Editor-in-Chief History

Name Start Date End date
Professor D.G Julian 01/01/1980  30/08/1988
Professor D.G Julian & H.E Kulbertus 01/09/1988  31/01/1989
Professor H.E Kulbertus  01/02/1989  31/12/1994
Professor Kim Fox 01/01/1995 31/12/2002
Professor Frans Van de Werf 01/03/2003 31/12/2008
Professor Thomas Lüescher 01/01/2009 30/06/2020
Professor Filippo Crea  01/07/2020  


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The wide spectrum of ischaemic heart disease: the emerging role of functional coronary alterations and their interaction with coronary stenoses
Author(s):Crea F.
23 Sep 2020
The Hellenic Cardiological Society72 years of continuous progress and development
23 Sep 2020
Artificial Intelligence to measure coronary artery flowMark Nicholls speaks to Professor James Moon about how Artificial Intelligence has been used for the first time to measure blood flow to the heart, and the potential impact of that breakthrough.
Author(s):Nicholls M.
20 Sep 2020
Stephan Achenbach, President of the ESC 2020-2022Mark Nicholls speaks to Professor Stephan Achenbach as he prepares to take on the role of President of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
Author(s):Achenbach S.