The flagship journal of the ESR continuously updates scientific knowledge in clinical radiology by publishing original research articles of general interest and importance as well as state-of-the-art reviews, and short communications written by leading radiologists. Members of the ESR receive free electronic access to the journal, which is Europe’s No.1 journal for general radiology.

Since January 2018 the Editor in Chief is Prof. Yves Menu from Paris, France. His editorship will focus on optimising workflows and editorial procedures, as well as strengthening the Impact Factor, which is currently 4.027 for the year 2017, and enhancing compliance with international publishing and research standards.

More information at www.european-radiology.org.

Manuscript submission

Before being published, all manuscripts go through double-blinded peer review by experienced European and international experts. All manuscripts must be submitted online, via our submission system Editorial Manager. Prior to your first submission, you will have to register.

Find guidelines on manuscript preparation here:

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Subscribe to the printed version

ESR members can purchase the printed version of European Radiology for exclusive reduced rates. A print subscription includes 12 monthly issues (January-December of the current year) delivered directly to your home.

How to subscribe

Please log in to the ESR MyUserArea with your username and password; go to myJournals and follow the respective steps. Payments must be made with a credit card (Visa or Mastercard).


Subscription fees for the printed version of European Radiology in 2018:

Full members, Retired members, Members in Training: € 110

Full allied sciences members (residing in Europe): € 165

Corresponding members, Full allied sciences members (residing outside Europe): € 209

(Prices incl. 10% VAT)


Terms and conditions

  • Subscription is valid until the end of the calendar year, regardless of when the print issue was subscribed to, starting from the month after the date of payment.
  • The issues will be sent to my specified membership address.
  • Reclamation of missing issues is possible up to 3 months after the first missing issue should have arrived, and that after this period there is no guarantee that remaining missed issues will be delivered.
  • Subscription expires automatically at the end of the calendar year, after which subscription must be renewed to continue receiving print issues of European Radiology, and that this is only possible with an active ESR membership.

Read online

All ESR members in good standing have free and unlimited access to the online version of European Radiology.

ESR members can access full text articles via the ESR MyUserArea:

  • Log in to with your username and password
  • go to MyJournals
  • click the yellow bar (you will have to do this on two consecutive pages) - you will then be forwarded to the publisher's website with access to all full text versions
  • Please make sure that cookies and pop-ups are not blocked for any www.myESR.org or www.springerlink.com pages