European Heart Journal (Eur Heart J)

Publisher: European Society of Cardiology, Oxford University Press (OUP)

Journal description

The European Heart Journal is an international, English language, peer-reviewed journal dealing with Cardiovascular Medicine. It is an official Journal of the European Society of Cardiology and is published weekly. The European Heart Journal aims to publish the highest quality material, both clinical and scientific, on all aspects of Cardiovascular Medicine. It includes articles related to research findings, technical evaluations, and reviews. In addition it provides a forum for the exchange of information on all aspects of Cardiovascular Medicine, including education issues. In addition to publishing original papers on all aspects of cardiovascular medicine and surgery, the Journal also features Reviews, Clinical Perspectives, ESC Guidelines and editorial articles about recent developments in cardiology as well as encouraging correspondence from its readers.

Current impact factor: 15.20

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2016
2014 Impact Factor 15.203
2013 Impact Factor 14.723
2012 Impact Factor 14.097
2011 Impact Factor 10.478
2010 Impact Factor 10.046
2009 Impact Factor 9.8
2008 Impact Factor 8.917
2006 Impact Factor 7.286
2005 Impact Factor 7.341
2004 Impact Factor 6.247
2003 Impact Factor 5.997
2002 Impact Factor 6.131
2001 Impact Factor 5.153
2000 Impact Factor 3.84
1999 Impact Factor 3.21
1998 Impact Factor 3.631
1997 Impact Factor 2.137
1996 Impact Factor 1.682
1995 Impact Factor 1.682
1994 Impact Factor 1.427
1993 Impact Factor 1.425
1992 Impact Factor 1.557

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 13.65
Cited half-life 5.40
Immediacy index 3.89
Eigenfactor 0.13
Article influence 5.38
Website European Heart Journal website
Other titles European heart journal (Online), European heart journal
ISSN 1522-9645
OCLC 40309576
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details

Oxford University Press (OUP)

  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 12 months embargo
  • Conditions
    • Pre-print can only be posted prior to acceptance
    • Pre-print must be accompanied by set statement (see link)
    • Pre-print must not be replaced with post-print, instead a link to published version with amended set statement should be made
    • Pre-print on author's personal website, employer website, free public server or pre-prints in subject area
    • Post-print in Institutional repositories or Central repositories
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Published source must be acknowledged
    • Must link to publisher version
    • Set phrase to accompany archived copy (see policy)
    • Eligible authors may deposit in OpenDepot
    • The publisher will deposit in PubMed Central on behalf of NIH authors
    • Publisher last contacted on 19/02/2015
    • This policy is an exception to the default policies of 'Oxford University Press (OUP)'
  • Classification

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