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As a researcher, publishing your work is an important step in enhancing your academic career and ensuring your work has a wider impact. At BMJ, we are with you at every step of your publication journey and at any stage of your career. We can help you to optimise the presentation and impact of your work, and to disseminate your findings to the people who need to read it.

Publishing in one of our fully open access or transformative journals complies with policies set by funders (including Plan S), institutions and governments. Your institution may be part of an open access agreement with BMJ, which can help authors meet the cost of publishing (i.e. Article Processing Charge).

Options to publish your research open access at BMJ:

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Explore our journals in respiratory medicine

 

 

 

 

 

Acceptance rate: 29%

Time to first decision*:  9 days

Citescore: 6.4

Journal Impact Factor: 4.1

JIF Rank (Respiratory System): 26/65

*without review

Acceptance rate: 14%

Time to first decision: 53 days

Citescore: 14.3

Journal Impact Factor: 10

JIF Rank (Respiratory System): 6/65

 

Acceptance rate: 36%

Time to first decision*: 4 days

Citescore: 4.4

Journal Impact Factor: 2.9

JIF Rank (Med, Gen & Internal): 77/167

Acceptance rate: 15%

Time to first decision: 61 days

Acceptance rate: 10%

Time to first decision: 56 days

Citescore: 15.3

Journal Impact Factor: 107.7

JIF Rank (Med, Gen & Internal): 4/169

 

Take a look at how research in this field can inspire real change

By sharing some of our impact stories in respiratory medicine, we aim to highlight the real world relevance and impact of research published with us. If you’d like your research to drive positive change then do consider publishing open access in a BMJ journal. 

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Reasons to publish your respiratory medicine research with us

Our open access content received on average 7 times more views than other content

Top open access articles mentioned in policy

Post-COVID-19 assessment in a specialist clinical service: a 12-month, single-centre, prospective study in 1325 individuals

 

Patient outcomes after hospitalisation with COVID-19 and implications for follow-up: results from a prospective UK cohort

 

Efficacy of convalescent plasma for treatment of COVID-19 in Uganda

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