About Vascular

Vascular is the official journal of the International Society for Vascular Surgery.

Watch Dr. Frank Veith introducing Vascular at the VEITHsymposium 2010

Vascular provides readers with new and unusual up-to-date articles and case reports focusing on vascular and endovascular topics.  The official journal of the International Society of Vascular Surgery, it is a highly international forum for the discussion and debate of all aspects of this distinct surgical specialty. It also features opinion pieces, literature reviews and controversial issues presented from various points of view.

Aims and scope Supported by the editorial leadership of Dr Frank Veith and an International Editorial Board, Vascular represents the world of vascular surgeons and vascular specialists by publishing good articles, opinion pieces and reviews. Topics covered by the journal include: New surgical management strategies; Pathophysiology; Assessment; Surgical indications; Operative techniques and outcome; and Novel diagnostic and investigative techniques. Types of manuscript published by the journal include: Original Articles; Review Articles; Technical Articles; Case Reports; and Letters to the Editors/Commentaries.

Abstracting and indexingVascular is indexed in Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica, MEDLINE/PubMed, EBSCO, Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus and CrossRef.

The 2010 Impact Factor of Vascular is 0.631 (JCR 2010, Science Citation Index, Thomson Reuters).

Call for papers Vascular is international in scope with editorial board members from all over the world. Contributions are welcome; please visit our For Authors page for full details about submission.