Article-Processing Charges

Journal Title

Article Processing Charges (USD)

Journal of Thoracic Disease

$890*(Before the year of 2018)
$1390* (Starting from January 1st, 2018)

*It’s free of charge for all invited articles.

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/MEDLINE, PubMed Central (PMC), Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), Crossref, ScholarOne and Google Schollar etc., enabling electronic citation in other journals that are available electronically