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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.

Fast Facts

  • Editor-in-chief: Pascal Vranckx (BE)
  • Current volume: 10 (year 2021)
  • Issues per subscription: 8
  • Impact Factor 2019: 3.813

Editor in chief History

Name Start Date End Date
 Professor Christiaan Vrints  01/01/2012


Professor Pascal Vranckx 01/04/2020  


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Most recent articles from the EHJ-ACC

24 May 2021
New plots in the partnerships of contemporary STEMI care: Revival of the ‘ménage à trois’?
Author(s):Brouwer M, de Boer M.
03 May 2021
Impact of bleeding on mortality in patients with acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock
Author(s):Nishihira K, Honda S, Takegami M, et al.
24 May 2021
Letter to the Editor regarding triggering of acute coronary occlusion by episodes of anger
Author(s):Kicielinski K, Boehme A.
14 Apr 2021
Dexmedetomidine in the cardiac intensive care unit: still no simple answers to a complex problem
Author(s):Sionis A, Sans-Rosello J.