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Editor-in-Chief: Dr Peter Eastwood

Impact Factor: 3.345
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 15/58 (Respiratory System)

Respirology, one of several APSR publications, is a journal of international standing, publishing peer-reviewed articles of scientific excellence in clinical and experimental respiratory biology and disease and its related fields of research including allied health, thoracic surgery, internal medicine, immunology, intensive and critical care, epidemiology, cell and molecular biology, pathology, pharmacology, physiology, paediatric respiratory medicine, bronchoscopy and interventional pulmonology. Respirology aims to encourage the international exchange of results and encourages papers in the following categories: Editorials, Invited Reviews, Reviews, Original Articles, Scientific Letters and Correspondences. The journal is keen to play a vital role in bridging the gap between best scientific research and clinical practice.

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Respirology is the official journal of the APSR and is the preferred English language journal of the Japanese Respiratory Society, the Taiwanese Society of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, and the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand, as well as an official journal of the World Association of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology.

Respirology is published in electronic-only format and may be viewed at onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843/issues. Print subscriptions and single issue sales are available from Wiley's Print-on-Demand Partner. A free online sample issue is available on Wiley Online Library: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/resp.2016.21.issue-1/issuetoc

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Published Issues & Latest Articles

The most recently published articles (Early View articles) can be found at: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843/earlyview

The Table of Contents for the current journal issue can be found at: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843/currentissue

An Archive of journal issues can be found at: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843/issues

To stay up to date with the latest publications in Respirology, register for New Content Alerts via the journal's homepage or follow Respirology on Twitter @RespirologyAPSR.

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Editor's Choice / Top Downloaded / Top Cited Articles

A collection of must read articles selected by the Editor in Chief can be found FREE at: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843/homepage/EditorsChoice.html

A list of the most downloaded, accessed, and read Respirology articles in 2013 and 2014 can be found at: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843/homepage/MostAccessed.html

A list of the most cited articles published by Respirology in the last few years can be found at: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843/homepage/MostCited.html

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Latest Review Series

Read Respirology's 2016 review series for FREE:

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Free Respirology Content

All Editorials, Review articles and Editor's Choice articles published in Respirology are now available FREE online.

In addition, the full-text of all 2015 Respirology articles is available to download for free on Wiley Online Library and PubMed. Articles from all volumes going forward, will be available for free download at the end of each calendar year, for a limited time of one year.

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Respirology Topics in Focus

Respirology's Topics in Focus offer FREE access to collections of articles on a particular topic or theme that have appeared in the journal over the past few years.

Topics in Focus are added at regular intervals and the most recently published ones are:

To access all previously published Topics in Focus (previously named 'Virtual Issues'), please visit: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843/homepage/free_themed_collections.htm

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Respirology in the press

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Respirology on YouTube – NEW

Respirology's new YouTube channel features Video Abstracts from authors introducing their latest Respirology publication. Visit the channel to meet the authors at: www.youtube.com/user/RespirologyAPSR. Subscribe to the channel to receive notifications every time a new author video is uploaded.

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Fukuchi Award for Best Original Respirology Paper

The 2015 Fukuchi Award has been awarded to Guo Chen and Tao Yang, joint first authors of the paper entitled "Elevated plasma YKL-40 as a prognostic indicator in patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension", published in Vol 19, Iss 4, pages 608-615.

The paper was selected by an international panel consisting of Prof Antonio Anzueto (University of Texas, San Antonio, USA), Prof John Mastronarde (Ohio State University, Columbus, USA), Prof Chunxue Bai (APSR Research Committee, Shanghai, China), Prof Albert Li (Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong) and Prof Christina Spengler (ETH Zurich, Switzerland), chaired by Prof Michael Niederman (Stony Brook University, New York, USA).

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Manuscript Submission

Manuscript sumbission screen dump

Before preparing your paper, take advantage of the special 'Write' Way for Authors video, which shows how to improve your prospects of having your paper accepted for publication.

All manuscripts should be submitted online at:

Author guidelines can be found at: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843/homepage/ForAuthors.html

For assistance please contact the Editorial Office at:

For more information regarding Respirology please visit the journal's homepage: onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1843

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Editorial Information

Peter Eastwood, Australia

Editor-in-Chief Elect
Phil Bardin, Australia

Immediate Past Editor-in-Chief
Gary Lee, Australia

Deputy Editors
David Hui, Hong Kong
Martin Kolb, Canada
David CL Lam, Hong Kong
Jose Porcel, Spain

Senior Editors
Lutz Beckert, New Zealand
Fanny Ko, Hong Kong
Toby Maher, UK

Associate Editors
Paul Baas, Netherlands
Safwan M Badr, USA
Melissa Benton, USA
James Chalmers, UK
Tamera Corte, Australia
Masahito Ebina, Japan
Neil Eves, Canada
Graham Hall, Australia
Bob Hancox, New Zealand
Shu Hashimoto, Japan
Ioannis Kalomenidis, Greece
Darryl Knight, Canada
O Jung Kwon, Korea
Chi Chiu Leung, Hong Kong
Judith Mak, Hong Kong
Fabien Maldonado, USA
Yuben Moodley, Australia
Stacey Peterson-Carmichael, USA
Giorgio Piacentini, Italy
Amanda Piper, Australia
Marcos Restrepo, USA
Yuanlin Song, China
Paul Thomas, Australia
Maarten van den Berge, Netherlands
Claire Wainwright, Australia
Helen Whitford, Australia
Conroy Wong, New Zealand
Lisa Wood, Australia
Stephen John Wort, UK
Lonny Yarmus, USA
Robert Young, New Zealand

Editorial Board
Fumihiro Asano, Japan
Arata Azuma, Japan
David Barnes, Australia
Patrick Barron, Japan
Richard Beasley, New Zealand
Semra Bilaceroglu, Turkey
Cynthia Chee, Singapore
Fan Chung, UK
David Feller-Kopman, USA
Jack Gauldie, Canada
Philip Hansbro, Australia
David Hansell, UK
Yoshinori Hasegawa, Japan
Mohammad Rashidul Hassan, Bangladesh
John Heffner, USA
Jim Hogg, Canada
Alexander Larcombe, Australia
Albert Martin Li, Hong Kong
Richard W Light, USA
Maria Encarnita B Limpin, Philippines
Richard Li-Cher Loh, Malaysia
Kittipong Maneechotesuwan, Thailand
John F Murray, France
M Arifin Nawas, Indonesia
Masuharu Nishimura, Japan
Helen Reddel, Australia
Richard Ruffin, Australia
Huahao Shen, China
Stephen Spiro, UK
Philip Thompson, Australia
Ross Vlahos, Australia
Ian Yang, Australia
Chong-Jen Yu, Taiwan

Statistical Review Board
Denise Anderson, Australia
Kjetil Ask, Canada
Bircan Erbas, Australia
Nicholas de Klerk, Australia
Julie Marsh, Australia
Kevin Murray, Australia
Luke Prendergast, Australia
Hanjing Zhuo, USA

Managing Editor
Lieve Bultynck, Australia

Deputy Managing Editor
Anke Van Eekelen, Australia

Scientific Editor
Christel Norman, Australia

Editorial Office
c/o School of Anatomy, Physiology and Human Biology
The University of Western Australia
35 Stirling Hwy
Western Australia 6009
Tel: +61 8 6488 8694
Fax: +61 8 6488 1550
Email: respirology-aphb@uwa.edu.au

Editor-in-Chief's Annual Report

The Editor-in-Chief's Annual Report is available here. (Access restricted to APSR members only.)

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