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

Most recent articles from the EHJ-ACC

30 Mar 2021
Risk stratification in patients presenting with acute heart failure
Author(s):Platz E, Jhund P.
16 Mar 2021
Striking the balance in admissions with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction requiring advanced respiratory support
Author(s):Proudfoot A, Jain A.
29 Mar 2021
The ACVC transatlantic collaboration: an initiative for exchange of knowledge and science
Author(s):Kristensen S, Huber K, Krychtiuk K, et al.
01 Mar 2021
The 2020 ESC-ACVC quality indicators for the management of acute myocardial infarction applied to the FAST-MI registries
Author(s):Schiele F, Gale C, Simon T, et al.