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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: 27 (year 2020)
  • 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

29 Jul 2020
Editor’s Presentation: ‘Smoking habit and congenital heart defects in offspring’
Author(s):Geza Halasz
01 Jun 2020
Exercise in the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) era: A Question and Answer session with the experts Endorsed by the section of Sports Cardiology & Exercise of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC)
Author(s):Raghav T Bhatia
16 Jun 2020
Sport and exercise during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic
Author(s):Tee Joo Yeo
12 Aug 2019
Investigations on the clinical utility of apolipoprotein B measurement: A research priority
Author(s):Michel R Langlois