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. Thorax seeks to publish significant advances in scientific understanding, which are likely to impact on clinical practice. This includes articles concerning basic and translational mechanisms with application to clinical material (cell and molecular biology, genetics, epidemiology, and immunology).
Thorax is an official journal of the British Thoracic Society.
Professor Nicholas Hart, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Professor Gisli Jenkins, University of Nottingham, UK
Professor Alan Smyth, University of Nottingham, UK
Latest content from the BTS (free to access):
British Thoracic Society Guideline for bronchiectasis in adults
British Thoracic Society Guideline for the initial outpatient management of pulmonary embolism (PE)
British Thoracic Society Guideline for the investigation and management of malignant pleural mesothelioma
Read the most-cited articles from the past three years for free here.
Thorax accepts submissions of a wide range of article types, including original research, state of the art reviews and protocols.
The Author Information section provides specific article requirements to help you turn your research into an article suitable for Thorax.
Information is also provided on editorial policies and open access.
Adam T Hill, Anita L Sullivan, James D Chalmers, Anthony De Soyza, J Stuart Elborn, R Andres Floto, Lizzie Grillo, Kevin Gruffydd-Jones, Alex Harvey, Charles S Haworth, Edwin Hiscocks, John R Hurst, Christopher Johnson, W Peter Kelleher, Pallavi Bedi, Karen Payne, Hashem Saleh, Nicholas J Screaton, Maeve Smith, Michael Tunney, Deborah Whitters, Robert Wilson, Michael R Loebinger