Aims and scope
CVIR Endovascular is a multidisciplinary open access journal of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe and the first open peer review journal in the field of endovascular interventions. The journal is intended for ALL specialists working in the field of endovascular treatment. CVIR Endovascular publishes manuscript in the area of venous and arterial interventions including vascular malformations, non-oncological embolization, peripheral vascular interventions, aortic interventions, emergency medicine and carotid interventions. CVIR Endovascular publishes a range of manuscript types including clinical investigations, systematic reviews, case reports, technical reports and video cases. The field of endovascular treatment is very dynamic and new ideas need rapid communication so that the latest information is available to treat our patients. CVIR Endovascular also wants to stimulate scientific discussions and provides a podium to discuss your research work with your peers.
Why publish your article in CVIR Endovascular?
CVIR Endovascular's open access policy allows maximum visibility of articles published in the journal as they are available to a wide, global audience.
Speed of publication
CVIR Endovascular offers a fast publication schedule whilst maintaining rigorous peer review; all articles must be submitted online, and peer review is managed fully electronically (articles are distributed in PDF form, which is automatically generated from the submitted files). Articles will be published with their final citation after acceptance, in both fully browsable web form, and as a formatted PDF; the article will then be available through CVIR Endovascular and SpringerOpen.
Online publication in CVIR Endovascular gives you the opportunity to publish large datasets, large numbers of color illustrations and moving pictures, to display data in a form that can be read directly by other software packages so as to allow readers to manipulate the data for themselves, and to create all relevant links (for example, to PubMed, to sequence and other databases, and to other articles).
Promotion and press coverage
Articles published in CVIR Endovascular are included in article alerts and regular email updates.
In addition, articles published in CVIR Endovascular may be promoted by press releases to the general or scientific press. These activities increase the exposure and number of accesses for articles published in CVIR Endovascular.
Authors of articles published in CVIR Endovascular retain the copyright of their articles and are free to reproduce and disseminate their work (for further details, see the copyright and license agreement).
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All articles published by CVIR Endovascular are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication, without subscription charges or registration barriers. Further information about open access can be found here.
As authors of articles published in CVIR Endovascular you are the copyright holders of your article and have granted to any third party, in advance and in perpetuity, the right to use, reproduce or disseminate your article, according to the SpringerOpen copyright and license agreement.
For those of you who are US government employees or are prevented from being copyright holders for similar reasons, SpringerOpen can accommodate non-standard copyright lines. Please contact us if further information is needed.
Open access publishing is not without costs. CVIR Endovascular therefore levies an article-processing charge of £1370.00/$2145.00/€1745.00 for each article accepted for publication.
If the corresponding author's institution participates in our open access membership program, some or all of the publication cost may be covered (more details available on the membership page). We routinely waive charges for authors from low-income countries. For other countries, article-processing charge waivers or discounts are granted on a case-by-case basis to authors with insufficient funds. Authors can request a waiver or discount during the submission process. For further details, see our article-processing charge page.
SpringerOpen provides a free open access funding support service to help authors discover and apply for article processing charge funding. Visit our OA funding and policy support page to view our list of research funders and institutions that provide funding for APCs, and to learn more about our email support service.
The full text of all articles is deposited in digital archives around the world to guarantee long-term digital preservation. You can also access all articles published by SpringerOpen on SpringerLink. We are working closely with relevant indexing services including PubMed Central and Web of Science (Clarivate Analytics) to ensure that articles published in CVIR Endovascular will be available in their databases when appropriate.
CVIR Endovascular operates an open peer-review system, where the reviewers' names are included on the peer review reports for authors. In addition, if the manuscript is published, the named reviewer reports are published online alongside the article. The authors’ response/s to the reviewers are also available.
Citing articles in CVIR Endovascular
Articles in CVIR Endovascular should be cited in the same way as articles in a traditional journal. Because articles are not printed, they do not have page numbers; instead, they are given a unique article number.
Article citations follow this format:
Authors: Title. CVIR Endovasc [year], [volume number]:[article number].
e.g. Roberts LD, Hassall DG, Winegar DA, Haselden JN, Nicholls AW, Griffin JL: Increased hepatic oxidative metabolism distinguishes the action of Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor delta from Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor gamma in the Ob/Ob mouse. CVIR Endovasc 2009, 1:115.
1:115 refers to article 115 from Volume 1 of the journal.
All manuscripts submitted to CVIR Endovascular should adhere to SpringerOpen's editorial policies.
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Appeals and complaints
If you wish to appeal a rejection or make a complaint you should, in the first instance, contact the Editor who will provide details of the journal's complaints procedure.