For the publication of original work relevant to diseases of the thorax
Thorax, a leading journal in respiratory medicine, is the official journal of the British Thoracic Society. It enjoys an enviable and longstanding reputation for publishing clinical and experimental research articles covering many disciplines. In addition, it provides coverage of recent developments in basic biomedical sciences and publishes a regular review series to keep thoracic physicians abreast of advances.
A high citation index together with rapid publication and strong emphasis on clarity makes Thorax a leading international journal in its specialty. In addition to research articles, Thorax includes short papers, case reports, editorials and review articles. Subscribers alsol receive educational supplements in addition to the 12 monthly issues of the journal. These supplements are all fully peer reviewed.