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.

About BMJ Open Respiratory Research

Introducing BMJ Open Respiratory Research with joint Editors Stephen Chapman, Oxford University Hospitals and Matthew Wise, University Hospital of Wales Cardiff

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BMJ Open Respiratory Research is now welcoming submissions, submit your paper now!

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Meet the Editor - BTS Winter Meeting

The British Thoracic Society and BMJ are proud to announce BMJ Open Respiratory Research 'Meet-the-Editor' sessions to take place during the BTS Winter Meeting 2014, London.

The aim of the sessions is to help prospective authors understand what it takes to be published in BMJ Open Respiratory Research, and why papers get rejected.

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