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Highlights from the journal CHEST®, June 2022

Peer-Reviewed Publication

American College of Chest Physicians

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Credit: Tamas Dolinay, MD, PhD, et al. CHEST June 2022

Glenview, Illinois – Published monthly, the journal CHEST® features peer-reviewed, cutting-edge original research in chest medicine: Pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine and related disciplines. Journal topics include asthma, chest infections, COPD, critical care, diffuse lung disease, education and clinical practice, pulmonary vascular disease, sleep, thoracic oncology and the humanities.

The June issue of CHEST journal contains 58 articles, including clinically relevant research, reviews, case series, commentary and more. Each month, the journal also offers complementary web and multimedia activities, including visual abstracts, to expand the reach of its most interesting, timely and relevant research.

“In early 2023, the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) journal portfolio will be expanding by adding two new open access journalsCHEST Pulmonary and CHEST Critical Care. The new journals will allow us to publish more unique clinical content and provide more avenues for authors to publish their work, leading to more diverse content and faster publication times,” says Editor in Chief of the journal CHEST, Peter Mazzone, MD, MPH, FCCP. “As we grow the portfolio, we will remain committed to publishing high-quality, timely and clinically impactful content that has made the journal CHEST the premier journal for clinicians in chest medicine.”

Also included in the current issue of the journal CHEST:

To view the entire June issue of the CHEST journal, visit, and follow @journal_CHEST on Twitter for the latest journal news.

About the American College of Chest Physicians

The American College of Chest Physicians® (CHEST) is the global leader in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of chest diseases. Its mission is to champion advanced clinical practice, education, communication and research in chest medicine. It serves as an essential connection to clinical knowledge and resources for its 19,000+ members from around the world who provide patient care in pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine. For information about the American College of Chest Physicians, and its flagship journal CHEST®, visit

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