Greetings from Editorial Office of JTD.
We are glad to present the 2015 Annual Report of the journal here. Under the join-efforts of experts worldwide, JTD has progressed fast and smoothly in 2015 and made great achievement in internationalization with about Editorial Board Members, authors and readers from different countries.
Significantly, the total citation number has risen to 3360 in 2015. With regard to the readership, the retrieval of JTD in PubMed is increasing dramatically with a total of 866, 677 times in 2015. And the number of readers from United States ranks first with a contribution of 35.5% to the total of 387,609. In particular, ten special issues of JTD on different topics are published with the cooperation of our Guest Editors in 2015. Besides, the journal was exhibited in some international meetings, attracting much attention. More information is shown in the Annual Report.
We would like to express our sincere thanks to all our editorial board members, reviewers, authors and readers and look forward to working closely with you in 2016!
Best regard,Editorial Office
Journal of Thoracic Disease