CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology publishes double-blind, peer-reviewed original research work in the field of vascular and interventional radiology. Article types include clinical and laboratory investigations, scientific papers, technical notes, review articles, case reports, cutting edge articles and letters to the editor, as well as editorials and commentaries upon invitation only. This is a journal of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe and the official organ of more than 20 national IR societies.

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  • We are the publication of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE), and the official organ of more than 20 national IR societies.
  • Our journal encompasses the fields of cardiovascular and interventional radiology, including interventional oncology and nonvascular interventions.
  • We welcome peer-reviewed research into clinical investigations, laboratory research and brief communications, and also feature review articles, opinions, editorials, and specially invited submissions.
  • We provide high levels of author satisfaction, with 96% of our published authors reporting that they would definitely or probably publish with us again.

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  • Klaus A. Hausegger
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2.740 (2020)
Impact factor
2.568 (2020)
Five year impact factor
32 days
Submission to first decision
85 days
Submission to acceptance
399,953 (2020)

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    This special section is dedicated to radiation protection, curated by Prof. Werner Jaschke (Innsbruck/AT) and written by groups of experts on the topic. This collection of articles on radiation protection endeavours to provide essential information on how to keep patients and operators safe from unnecessarily high doses of radiation

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    Articles published open access in CVIR are available to everyone to read and share.

  • Editor’s Choice

    CVIR Editor-in-Chief Prof. Klaus Hausegger has selected articles from each issue of 2021 that you may find particularly interesting. Focusing on relevant research, the “Editor’s Choice” article aims to share knowledge and help move the field of IR forward. You can find more news here

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