Atherosclerosis (journal)

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Discipline Atherosclerosis
Language English
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
Standard abbreviations
ISSN 0021-9150
OCLC no. 1518525

Atherosclerosis is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1970 and published by Elsevier. It is the official journal of the European Atherosclerosis Society and is affiliated with the International Atherosclerosis Society.

Atherosclerosis brings together, from all sources, papers concerned with investigation on atherosclerosis, its risk factors and clinical manifestations. Atherosclerosis covers basic and translational, clinical and population research approaches to arterial and vascular biologyand disease, as well as their risk factors including: disturbances of lipid and lipoprotein metabolism, diabetes and hypertension, thrombosis, and inflammation. The journal can publish original or review papers dealing with the pathogenesis, environmental, genetic and epigenetic basis, diagnosis or treatment of atherosclerosis and related diseases as well as their risk factors.

The Editor-in-Chief is Arnold von Eckardstein. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2016 impact factor of 4.239.


The journal covers all aspects of atherosclerosis and related diseases.[1][2]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

This journal is abstracted and indexed in:[3][4][5]


  1. ^ "Home, Aims & Scope". Overview of journal. Elsevier B.V. August 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-26. 
  2. ^ "The European Atherosclerosis Society (EAS)". Society description of journal. August 2010. Archived from the original on 22 August 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-26. 
  3. ^ "CAS Source Index (CASSI)". Bibliographic information for Atherosclerosis. American Chemical Society - Chemical Abstracts Service. August 2013. 
  4. ^ "Master Journal List search". Thomson Reuters. August 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-26. 
  5. ^ "Abstracting and Indexing". Elsevier B.V. August 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-26. 

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