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European Journal of Preventive Cardiology

Addressing Causes and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiovascular Rehabilitation and Exercise Physiology


The European Journal of Preventive Cardiology (EJPC), the official journal of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology, embraces all scientific, clinical and public health disciplines that address the causes and prevention of cardiovascular disease, as well as cardiovascular rehabilitation and exercise physiology.

Fast Facts

  • Editor-in-chief: Massimo Francesco Piepoli (IT)
  • Current volume: 28 (year 2021)
  • Issues per subscription: 19
  • Impact Factor 2020: 7.804


Editor in chief History

Name Start Date End date
Professors Hugo Saner & David A Wood 01/01/2003 31/12/2005
Professors Pantaleao Giannuzzi & David A Wood 01/01/2006 31/12/2007
Professors Pantaleao Giannuzzi & Diederick Grobbee 01/01/2008 31/12/2009 
Professor Diederick Grobbee 01/01/2010 31/12/2016
Professor Massimo Piepoli 01/01/2017  


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Most recent articles from the EJPC

27 Aug 2021
Editor comment: Antihypertensive drugs and cancer—more fakes than facts
Author(s):Halasz G, Parati G, Piepoli M.
20 Sep 2020
Estimation of LDL cholesterol in chronic kidney disease
Author(s):Bauer F, Seibert F, Rohn B, et al.
04 Nov 2020
Can we improve accuracy in LDL-cholesterol estimation in chronic kidney disease?
Author(s):Izar M.
28 Jul 2020
Risk of cardiovascular disease for women with polycystic ovary syndrome: results from a national Danish registry cohort study
Author(s):Oliver-Williams C, Vassard D, Pinborg A, et al.