BMJ Open Respiratory Research is an online-only, peer-reviewed Open Access respiratory and critical care medicine journal, published by BMJ in partnership with the British Thoracic Society.

The journal is dedicated to publishing high quality, peer-reviewed, medical research in all disciplines and therapeutic areas of respiratory and critical care medicine. 

BMJ Open Respiratory Research aims to operate a fast submission and review process with continuous publication online, to ensure timely, up-to-date research is available worldwide.

BMJ Open Respiratory Research Now Indexed in PubMed Central

BMJ Open Respiratory Research  is now indexed by PubMed Central. Consequently authors publishing with the journal will enjoy maximum exposure of their work; which will be read by a growing audience.

All articles published in BMJ Open Respiratory Research are published under the liberal Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY-NC) license. This enables authors to easily comply with Open Access mandates and policies from academic insitutions and funders.

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The editors would like to publicly acknowledge the people listed below who served as reviewers on the journal during 2014. Without their efforts, the quality of the journal could not be sustained.

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