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)

* Normally, it is free of charge for all invited articles. However, Guest Editors and Authors for a Focused Issue should be noted that if your article is an Original Article, Case Report, Surgical Technique or Technical Note, it will be charged for article processing fees


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