The Journal of cardiovascular computed tomography: A year in review 2021

J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2022 May-Jun;16(3):266-276. doi: 10.1016/j.jcct.2022.03.004. Epub 2022 Mar 14.


This review aims to summarize original articles published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (JCCT) for the year 2021, focusing on those that had the most scientific and educational impact. The JCCT continues to expand; the number of submissions, published manuscripts, cited articles, article downloads, social media presence, and impact factor continues to increase. The articles selected by the Editorial Board of the JCCT in this review focus on coronary artery disease, coronary physiology, structural heart disease, and technical advances in cardiovascular CT. In addition, we highlight key consensus documents and guidelines published in the Journal in 2021. The Journal recognizes the tremendous work done by each author and reviewer this year - thank you.

Keywords: Cardiac computed tomography; Cardiac computed tomography angiography; Coronary atherosclerosis; Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography; Structural heart disease.

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Cardiovascular Diseases* / diagnostic imaging
  • Humans
  • Journal Impact Factor*
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Prognosis
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed