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CHEST Pulmonary Journal

CHEST® Pulmonary

New to the journal CHEST® portfolio, the open access journal CHEST Pulmonary will advance the care of patients served by multidisciplinary clinicians across pulmonary and sleep medicine. With this new title, CHEST will provide a home for unique clinical content of importance to our readers and more avenues for our authors to publish their work, leading to more diverse content and faster publication times.

CHEST Pulmonary will feature content that is permanently and freely available online for all. The open-access publishing model is integral to open science, which promotes transparency, inclusiveness, and collaboration in research.

Be a part of this exciting launch by submitting your work for publication.


Submit your research to CHEST Pulmonary

CHEST Pulmonary is now accepting submissions of original research, which includes early phase clinical trials, implementation science, health service delivery, medical decision-making, cost-effectiveness analyses, quality improvement, database analyses, artificial intelligence applications, clinical education research, methodology/study design descriptions, region-specific reports, and secondary analysis of published data or data subsets.

Note about article publishing charges: After acceptance, authors of CHEST Pulmonary will be asked to pay an article publishing charge. CHEST strives to make open-access publishing accessible for all. Learn about opportunities for discounted or waived article publication charges, including a 20% discount for CHEST members.


Get advice for authors and more from the Editors in Chief

Learn more from the Editors in Chief of the journal CHEST portfolio about the open access model, what to expect from the new publications, and advice for authors looking to submit their research for publication.



The impact of CHEST Pulmonary

CHEST Pulmonary will expand the focus of the CHEST journal portfolio to more offer even more comprehensive research into the unique challenges faced every day by clinicians treating patients with pulmonary and sleep disorders.

A high-quality complement to the flagship

CHEST Pulmonary will serve as a much-needed complement to the flagship journal CHEST, offering high-quality, targeted research on pulmonary and sleep medicine that will build on the portfolio’s reputation for publishing practice-changing content.

New publishing opportunities

As more institutions mandate publication in open-access journals, and the number of submissions to the flagship journal continues to increase, CHEST Pulmonary offers more opportunities for clinicians to publish their research and impact the way we deliver patient care.

Greater access to research

With an open-access model, any reader anywhere can access the findings published in CHEST Pulmonary, helping more clinicians across the world deliver more informed patient care.

Matthew Miles, MD, MEd, FCCP

Matthew Miles, MD, MEd, FCCP

Dr. Miles, the Editor in Chief of CHEST Pulmonary, is an Associate Professor of Medicine in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine with Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist and the Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, NC, where he maintains an active clinical practice in general pulmonology and critical care medicine. He holds a Master’s in Education and Curriculum Development from the University of Cincinnati and is Director of the Wake Forest Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine fellowship program.

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CHEST Pulmonary is part of the CHEST family of journals. Learn about our other publications:

CHEST Journal, our flagship journal, features the best in peer-reviewed, cutting-edge original research in the multidisciplinary specialties of chest medicine.

CHEST Critical Care, a new open access journal, will advance the care of patients served by multidisciplinary clinicians across critical care medicine.

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