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Canadian Respiratory Journal is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal that aims to provide a multidisciplinary forum for research in all areas of respiratory medicine. The journal publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies related to asthma, allergy, COPD, non-invasive ventilation, therapeutic intervention, lung cancer, airway and lung infections, as well as any other respiratory diseases.

Canadian Respiratory Journal is archived in Portico, which provides permanent archiving for electronic scholarly journals, as well as via the LOCKSS initiative. It operates a fully open access publishing model which allows open global access to its published content. This model is supported through Article Processing Charges. For more information on Article Processing charges in general, click here.

Canadian Respiratory Journal is included in many leading abstracting and indexing databases. For a complete list, click here.

The most recent Impact Factor for Canadian Respiratory Journal is 1.153 according to the 2016 Journal Citation Reports released by Clarivate Analytics in 2017.

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