Canadian Respiratory Journal

About this Journal

Aims and scope

Canadian Respiratory Journal is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal which publishes original research articles, review articles and clinical studies, and provides a multidisciplinary forum for research related to all aspects of the respiratory field. A key aim for the journal is to aid practical management of respiratory disease, hence articles concerning clinical studies, including cohorts, quality improvement projects, and case series are of particular interest to the journal. We also wish to promote topics of interest to Canadian readers.

Topics of particular interest include:

  • Asthma
  • Allergy
  • COPD
  • Non-invasive ventilation
  • Lung cancer
  • Lung invasion

    Bibliographic information

    ISSN: 1198-2241 (Print)
    ISSN: 1916-7245 (Online)
    DOI: 10.1155/7503


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          Canadian Respiratory Journal
           Journal metrics
          Acceptance rate25%
          Submission to final decision43 days
          Acceptance to publication36 days
          Impact Factor1.639

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