International Journal of Thorax

International Journal of Thorax

International Journal of Thorax (IJT) is an open-access, peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to the dissemination of the latest research and scholarly advances in the field of thoracic surgery. IJT provides a platform for the publication of original research papers and reviews, for discussion and debate of issues in thoracic surgery and related topics.  

Note: An Article Processing Charge (APC) is levied to authors to make a research work available open access in International Journal of Thorax.

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29 days

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Submission to first decision

12 days

Acceptance to publication

2 days

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International Journal of Thorax is a comprehensive, peer-reviewed journal that helps disseminate original research work, having a unique aspect of covering many areas which contributes to providing an awareness of research studies of scientists around the globe.

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IJT always strives to improve the services offered to you. Your feedback enables us to remain at the cutting edge of knowledge innovation.


 IJT equips the authors with an efficient, easy to manage and advanced online editorial manager (Manuscript Zone). It is a hassle free process and you need a very little technical knowledge to use it. It is so user friendly and the detailed tutorial will guide you more smoothly incase if you need any further assistance.

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High Quality Peer review

Peer review is the most essential process of our Journal. Quality is our motto and it is achieved only by a rigorous process of peer review.

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Facility to mail articles has been provided to reach the concerned within no seconds.

Editorial Board

IJT not only reviews your work but also strive hard for the distribution of knowledge to the necessary organizations/personnel. Using a special Search Engine Optimization technique we improve your chance of being cited, ultimately leading to increase in the number of citations which is the greatest tribute for the research work.



Editorial Board

International Journal of Thorax-Implant Dentistry-Hyunmin Choi

Hyunmin Choi

Asan Chung-mu Hospital 381th Road Moon-hwa-ro, Asan city, Chung-nam, South Korea...

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International Journal of Thorax-Pulmonology-Dott Antonio Molino

Dott Antonio Molino

Confirmed University Researcher - Adjunct Professor with the duties of Senior Me...

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International Journal of Thorax-General Thoracic Surgery
-Christophoros Foroulis

Christophoros Foroulis

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

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International Journal of Thorax- Airway pharmacology and regulation in asthma

-Mohammad Reza Khazdair

Mohammad Reza Khazdair

Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Scie...

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