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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 2020: 4.696

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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Before being published, all manuscripts go through double-blind peer review by experienced international experts.

Most recent articles from the EHJ-ACC

13 Jul 2021
Post congress highlights in acute cardiovascular care: a report from the ACC scientific sessions 2021
Author(s):Menon V, Ahrens I.
01 Jul 2021
Left ventricular end-diastolic pressure predicts in-hospital outcomes in takotsubo syndrome
Author(s):Del Buono M, Montone R, Meucci M, et al.
05 Jul 2021
Inotropic therapies in heart failure and cardiogenic shock: an educational review
Author(s):DesJardin J, Teerlink J.
21 Jun 2021
Data-driven point-of-care risk model in patients with acute myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock
Author(s):Helgestad O, Povlsen A, Josiassen J, et al.