Thank you for considering the Journal of Vascular Societies Great Britain and Ireland (JVSGBI) to publish your article.

JVSGBI is published online quarterly in Feb, May, August and November. Articles, when finalised for publishing, will appear online first, and then at the discretion of the Editor in Chief, included in an online issue. The journal may be printed for Vascular Society events.

The journal is owned and published by the Vascular Society of GB&I (VSGBI) and is affiliated to: British Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in limb Absence Rehabilitation (BACPAR); British Society of Endovascular Therapy (BSET); British Society of Interventional Radiology (BSIR); Rouleaux Club; Society of Vascular Nurses (SVN); The College and Society for Clinical Vascular Science (CSVS); UK National Interventional Radiology Trainee Research (UNITE) Collaborative; Vascular Anaesthesia Society of Great Britain & Ireland (VASGBI); Vascular and Endovascular Research Network (VERN).

Please find below instructions, which we ask you to read carefully – failure to follow the required directions could result in a delay in handling your submission

The JVSGBI supports the recommendations of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) on Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts (URM) Submitted to Biomedical Journals; Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing and Publication of Scholarly work in Medical Journals. These can be accessed at We also draw particular attention to ICMJE recommendations relating to ethical considerations, particularly those on the protection of human subjects and animals in research, conflicts of interest and peer review.