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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: 18
  • Impact Factor 2019: 5.864


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

26 Nov 2020
The MECKI score initiative: a successful and ongoing story
Author(s):Massimo F Piepoli
26 Nov 2020
Comparison among different multiparametric scores for risk stratification in heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction
Author(s):Ugo CorrĂ 
26 Nov 2020
The MECKI score initiative: Development and state of the art
Author(s):Elisabetta Salvioni
26 Nov 2020
Roles of periodic breathing and isocapnic buffering period during exercise in heart failure
Author(s):Piergiuseppe Agostoni