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EHJ – Acute CardioVascular Care

Addresses Acute Coronary Syndromes, Cardiogenic Shock, Cardiac Arrest, Cardiac Arrhythmias and Acute Heart Failure



The European Heart Journal – Acute Cardiovascular Care publishes high-quality, peer-reviewed material, both clinical and scientific, on all aspects of acute cardiac care such as acute coronary syndromes, cardiogenic shock, cardiac arrest, cardiac arrhythmias and acute heart failure.

It offers a unique integrative approach combining the expertise of the different subspecialties of cardiology, emergency and intensive care medicine in the management of patients with acute cardiovascular syndromes.


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Fast Facts

  • Editor-in-chief: Christiaan Vrints (BE)
  • Current volume: 9 (year 2020)
  • Issues per subscription: 8
  • Impact Factor 2018: 3.734
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Most recent articles from the EHJ-ACC

26 Feb 2020
Prehospital Cardiac Care: Diagnosis and Management of Acute Chest Pain and Dyspnea
Author(s):Christiaan JM Vrints
03 Apr 2018
Diagnostic Accuracy Of The Electrocardiographic Decision Support – Myocardial Ischaemia (EDS-MI) Algorithm In Detection Of Acute Coronary Occlusion
Author(s):Thomas Lindow
23 Nov 2018
Pre-hospital risk assessment in suspected non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome: A prospective observational study
Author(s):Dominique N van Dongen
17 Aug 2018
In the transition from fibrinolysis to primary PCI, the HERO trials help refine STEMI ECG interpretation and Q wave analysis potentially alters future management
Author(s):Cheuk-Kit Wong