Chest (CHEST)

Publisher: American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Chest Physicians

Journal description

Chest: the Cardiopulmonary and Critical Care Journal is the official publication of the American College of Chest Physicians. Each month it features cutting edge clinical investigations in the multidisciplinary specialties of chest medicine, such as pulmonology, cardiology, thoracic surgery, transplantation, sleep and breathing, airways disease, and more. Chest also features basic science, special reports, case reports, board review questions, and more. Editorials and communications to the editor explore controversial issues and encourage further discussion by physicians dealing with chest medicine.

Current impact factor: 7.48

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 7.483
2013 Impact Factor 7.132
2012 Impact Factor 5.854
2011 Impact Factor 5.25
2010 Impact Factor 6.519
2009 Impact Factor 6.36
2008 Impact Factor 5.154
2007 Impact Factor 4.143
2006 Impact Factor 3.924
2005 Impact Factor 4.008
2004 Impact Factor 3.118
2003 Impact Factor 3.264
2002 Impact Factor 2.969
2001 Impact Factor 2.48
2000 Impact Factor 2.451
1999 Impact Factor 2.41
1998 Impact Factor 2.246
1997 Impact Factor 2.341
1996 Impact Factor 1.944
1995 Impact Factor 1.582
1994 Impact Factor 1.656
1993 Impact Factor 1.584
1992 Impact Factor 1.477

Impact factor over time

Impact factor
Year

Additional details

5-year impact 6.56
Cited half-life 9.40
Immediacy index 1.77
Eigenfactor 0.07
Article influence 2.39
Website Chest website
Other titles Chest (American College of Chest Physicians), Chest
ISSN 0012-3692
OCLC 1554067
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

American College of Chest Physicians

  • Pre-print
    • Author cannot archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Conditions
    • NIH authors to accompany deposit in PubMed Central with set statement (see policy)
  • Classification
    white

Publications in this journal