Impact factor: 8.376
Thorax is one of the world's leading respiratory medicine journals, publishing clinical and experimental research articles on respiratory medicine, paediatrics, immunology, pharmacology, pathology, and surgery. Each issue covers topics such as COPD, asthma, smoking, respiratory infection and lung cancer.
Thorax is delighted to announce its new impact factor of 8.376, retaining its 2nd position ranking in the category of the Respiratory System.
**New Thorax Blog**
Want to engage with respiratory medicine beyond the confines of the print journal, take a look at the new Thorax blog and give us your feedback.
This Months Free Hot Topic
This month Thorax considers Interstitial Lung Disease with the following free paper::
Microbial communities in the respiratory tract of patients with interstitial lung disease >>
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