International Journal of Pulmonary and Respiratory Sciences is an Open Access peer reviewed, online publishing journal which aims to publish scholarly and quality papers in the significant areas of current Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine research.
Pulmonary and Respiratory Sciences is a branch of medicine dealing with disorders of the lungs as well as parts of the Respiratory system. Pulmonology is a medical speciality that deals with the respiratory tract diseases.
Respiratory system is a gas exchange possible in higher organisms, and includes conditions of the upper respiratory tract, trachea, bronchi, bronchioles, alveoli, pleura and pleural cavity, and the nerves and muscles of breathing. Respiratory diseases range from mild and self-limiting, Respiratory tract infections, common cold, bacterial pneumonia, acute asthma, pulmonary embolism, pleural cavity diseases and lung cancer.
The journal provides the choice of both open access and subscription mode of publication to the authors and publishes almost all types of write-ups like research articles, review, case reports, case study, commentary, letter to editor, mini review, opinion, short communication, book review, editorials etc.