About Us


CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology (CVIR) is CIRSE's official journal.

Founded in 1978 by Professors Herbert L. Abrams and Eberhard Zeitler, CVIR is the oldest journal in the field and publishes peer-reviewed, original research work including laboratory and clinical investigations, technical notes, case reports, letters to the Editor, review articles and opinion papers from the fields of cardiac, vascular and interventional radiology.

CVIR currently has an impact factor of 2.144.



The International Platform for Interventional Radiology

CVIR submissions come from all four 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.