About the journal

CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology (CVIR) is a double-blind peer-reviewed medical journal and it is an official journal of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe.

 

Founded in 1978 by Professors Herbert L. Abrams and Eberhard Zeitler, CVIR is the longest-running IR journal.

CVIR publishes original research work including clinical and laboratory investigations, scientific papers, technical notes, review articles, case reports, cutting edge, letters to the editor as well as editorials and commentaries upon invitation only, in the field of vascular and interventional radiology.


 

"I see CVIR as an independent, scientific journal content-wise, but I also see CVIR as the official voice of IR in Europe and globally."

 

Klaus A. Hausegger | CVIR Editor-in-Chief

 

Impact factor and processing time

 

Over the years, the journal has become known for its cutting-edge research, fast manuscript processing time and high impact factor.

  • Current impact factor of 2.210
  • In average 26 days from submission to first decision

 

The international platform for interventional radiology


CVIR submissions come from all corners of the globe, making it the international platform for interventional radiology.
The global nature of the journal is further strengthened by its international group of Editors and Editorial Board Members who come from over 24 different countries.

 

 

CVIR is also the official organ of 21 national IR societies

 

Austrian Society of interventional Radiology (ÖGIR)
Brazilian Society of Interventional Radiology & Endovascular Surgery (SOBRICE)
British Society of Interventional Radiology (BSIR)
Chinese Society of Interventional Radiology (CSIR)
Czech society of Interventional Radiology (CSIR)
Dansk Forening for Interventionel Radiologi (DFIR)
Dutch Society of Interventional Radiology (NGIR)
Finnish Society of Interventional Radiology (FSIR)
German Society of Interventional Radiology (DEGIR)
Hungarian Society of Interventional Radiology (HSIR)
Indian Society of Vascular & Interventional Radiology (ISVIR)
Interventional Radiology Section of the Polish Medical Society of Radiology (PLTR)
Israeli Society of Interventional Radiology (ILSIR)
Japanese Society of Interventional Radiology (JSIR)
Korean Society of Interventional Radiology (KSIR)
Russian Society of Interventional OncoRadiology (SIOR)
Swedish Society for Interventional Radiology (Seldinger Society of Vascular and Interventional Radiology)
Swiss Society of Interventional Radiology (SGR)
Spanish Society of Vascular and Interventional Radiology (SERVEI)
Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology (TGRD)