Current issue

September 2014

Volume 69

Issue 9

Impact factor: 8.562

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 8.562, retaining its 2nd position ranking in the category of the Respiratory System.

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Meet the Thorax Editors at ERS

Where: Stand B1_M.06

When: 13.00-14.00 – 7-9 September

If you are attending the ERS congress come meet the editors to discuss the latest topics, find out about new developments to the journal, discuss how to submit your research and pick up a complimentary copy of the journal.

We hope to see you at the conference!

BTS Guidelines

Click here to view all the latest BTS Guidelines published in Thorax, and the latest BTS abstract book


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Impact Factor

We are delighted to announce that Thorax now has an Impact Factor of 8.562! Thanks to our authors, readers, reviewers and editorial team for continuing to make Thorax the best place to publish respiratory research.

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