Chest (journal)

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Chest  
Chest journal cover.png
Former name
Diseases of the Chest
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Chest
Discipline Pulmonology, cardiology
Language English
Edited by Richard S. Irwin
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1935–present
Frequency Monthly
7.132
Indexing
ISSN 0012-3692 (print)
1931-3543 (web)
LCCN 91645423
CODEN CHETBF
OCLC no. 01554067
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Chest is a peer-reviewed medical journal covering chest diseases and related issues, including pulmonology, cardiology, thoracic surgery, transplantation, breathing, airway diseases, and emergency medicine. The journal was established in 1935. It is the official journal of the American College of Chest Physicians which publishes the journal. The editor-in-chief is Richard S. Irwin (University of Massachusetts Medical School).

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2013 impact factor of 7.132, ranking it 2nd out of 27 journals in the category "Critical Care Medicine"[7] and 3rd out of 54 journals in the category "Respiratory Systems.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chest". NLM Catalog. National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2014-12-15. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 2014-12-15. 
  3. ^ "CAS Source Index". Chemical Abstracts Service. American Chemical Society. Retrieved 2014-12-15. 
  4. ^ "CINAHL Complete Database Coverage List". CINAHL. EBSCO Information Services. Retrieved 2014-12-15. 
  5. ^ "Serials cited". CAB Abstracts. CABI. Retrieved 2014-12-15. 
  6. ^ a b c d e f g "Chest", Ulrichsweb (ProQuest), retrieved 2014-12-15, (subscription required (help)) 
  7. ^ a b "Journals Ranked by Impact: Critical Care Medicine". 2013 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2014. 

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