Article Processing Charges

Journal TitleArticle Processing Charges (USD)
Journal of Thoracic Disease$1390*

* Invited editorial, editorial commentary and review articles are free of charge.


What do the article-processing charges pay for?

Article-processing charges pay for:

  • Immediate, worldwide open access to the full article text

  • Developing and maintaining electronic tools for peer review and publication

  • Preparation in various formats for print & online publication

  • Securing inclusion in PubMed/PubMed Central (PMC),  Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), etc., enabling electronic citation in other journals that are available electronically


Updated on May 6, 2020