Journal of Respiratory Diseases and Medicine
A&M University of Texas
Journal of Respiratory Diseases and Medicine is a quarterly, open access, peer-reviewed journal focusing on all areas of pathophysiology and latest treatment of diseases that affect the lung and respiratory system.
JRDM main goal is to provide a platform for scientists, surgeons, researchers and academicians all over the globe to share, promote, and discuss various new issues and diagnosis advancements in different areas of Respiratory Diseases.
Journal of Respiratory Diseases and Medicine spotlight on diverse range of topics like acute bronchitis, asthma, chronic inflammatory lung diseases, chronic obstructive, emphysema, pulmonary disease, influenza, pleural cavity diseases, paediatric respiratory diseases, pulmonary vascular diseases, respiratory tract infections, respiration physiology, respiratory medicine, respiratory tumours, restrictive lung diseases, lung infections, lung transplantation.
JRDM accepts and publishes high quality original, clinical, basic research articles, reviews, case reports, editorials, commentaries and critiques that consider research on all aspects of the diagnosis, precautions and therapeutic treatment of pulmonary associated disorders.
JRDM welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e- mail and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org alternatively to email@example.com.
Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by JRDM, is properly cited.
Dr. Salim Surani currently works as the Director of Medical Critical Care services at Christus Spohn Hospitals-Corpus Christi. He serves as Adjunct Clinical Professor of Medicine, department of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine at Texas A&M University. He also serves as the program director for Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship Program at Bay Area Medical Center, Corpus Christi. He has done his fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas. Dr. Surani has done his Masters in Public Health & Epidemiology from Yale University and Masters in Health Management from University of Texas, Dallas. Dr. Surani also has served as board trustee and secretary of THE CHEST Foundation. He currently serves as co-chair for ACCP practice operations steering committee. Dr. Surani has authored more than 150 articles in the peer review journals and has written several books and book chapters. He is involved in teaching residents for more than two decades. He has been instrumental in starting Emergency Medicine residency program, Pharmacy residency program and pulmonary and critical care residency program. He has been named as faculty of the year award numerous times. He has served as an independent grant reviewer for Government of Australia, as well as European Nation via Rannis. Dr. Surani serves as an associate editor for current respiratory medicine review & critical care and shock. He also serves as ad hoc reviewer for more than 20 journals. He has served as a speaker in several regional, national and international scientific conferences. Dr. Surani serves as Thursday morning health segment for Channel III news Corpus Christi (ABC affiliate). He has also served in committee for several national organizations and has received several communities and teaching awards, including Health Care Hero award, Humanitarian awards by American College of Physician, American College of Chest Physicians and Texas Medical Association. Dr. Surani is also the founding president of It’s Your Life Foundation, a community educational foundation which has reached more than 100,000 children. He has also been instrumental in developing several animated health education movies. His movies have won eight international movie awards at Worldfest Film festival and American Pixar Academy. Dr. Surani is highly regarding among his peers and is very well respected as a mentor, clinician and humanitarian.
JRDM welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e- mail and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org alternatively to email@example.com
Journal of Respiratory Diseases and Medicine is an Open Access journal and we do not charge the end user when accessing a manuscript or any article. This allows the scientific community to view, download, distribution of an article in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited, under the term of "Creative Commons Attribution License". In line with other open access journals we provide a flat fee submission structure on the acceptance of a peer-reviewed article which covers in part the entirety of the publication pathway (the article processing charge). The process includes our maintenance, submission and peer review systems and international editing, publication and submission to global indexing and tracking organisations and archiving to allow instant access to the whole article and associated supplementary documents. We also have to ensure enough investment to secure a sustainable model which ethically, legally and financially stable.
The publication charges for Journal of Respiratory Diseases and Medicine are GBP 1690.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Why are your charges set at these levels?
All articles published in OA Text are open access. Open Access publishing implies that all readers, anywhere in the world, are allowed unrestricted to full text of articles, immediately on publication in OA Text Journals. The Article Publication Charges pay for the editorial and production costs of the journal, for hosting the website, publishing articles online, preparing HTML , PDF and XML versions of the articles and submitting the articles in electronic citation database like CrossRef.
Our financial goals are to:
- Recover capitalization costs;
- Produce sufficient revenue to allow for a sustainable and scalable publishing program, under continuous development;
- Bend the publication-charge cost downward over time.
Who will pay the APC?
Corresponding author or Co-authors has to make the payment on acceptance of the article.
When should I pay?
Corresponding author or the paying institutions should arrange for the payment once they are notified regarding acceptance of the article. APC is exempted for cases in which a wavier agreement has been made in-prior to submission.
*We request an immediate attention towards the payment as the articles will not be published unless the charges have been paid.
How do I pay?
Authors or institutions can make payments by two modes as per their convenience.
- Wire/Bank transfer
- Card payment
Note: No taxes are included in this charge, taxes will be applicable as per the policies of the country of the payee. Additional transaction charges may be levied on the author.
Can I be eligible for wavier on APC?
The waiver request will be considered on a case-by-case basis, and will be provided accordingly.
*The Waiver requests must be made during the submission process and will not be accepted after processing of the manuscript.
Do I have to pay if my manuscript is rejected?
No, Article processing charges will not be applicable for articles rejected by the Editorial office.
Are reprints of my article included in the article processing charges (APCs)?
No, Article processing charges (APCs) do not include the charges for the reprints. Reprints facility is optional and should be order separately.