Table 3—

Distribution of the articles published between 1987 and 1998 in the journals of the “Respiratory System” section of the “Journal Citation Reports”

JournalArticles n
European Respiratory Journal 2333
Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology 2094
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 1944
Chest 1677
Thorax 1595
Annals of Thoracic Surgery 1579
Revue des Maladies Respiratoires 1313
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery 1245
Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 863
Respiratory Medicine 646
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon 477
Respiration 414
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 393
Pediatric Pulmonology 339
Laryngoscope 334
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 305
Respiration Physiology 274
American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology 271
International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 259
Pulmonary Pharmacology and Therapeutics 258
Lung 244
Sarcoidosis, Vascular and Diffuse Lung Disease 209
Lung Cancer 173
Experimental Lung Research 106
Journal of Asthma 78
Journal of Aerosol Medicine 77
Clinics in Chest Medicine 26
Heart & Lung 25
Applied Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology 11
  • Includes the Bulletin Europeen de Physiopathologie Respiratoire and the European Journal of Respiratory Diseases

  • includes the American Review of Respiratory Disease

  • includes the British Journal of Diseases of the Chest

  • includes the Journal of Heart Transplantation

  • includes Tubercle and Tubercle and Lung Disease

  • includes Pulmonary Pharmacology

  • includes Sarcoidosis