Instructions for authors

Tobacco Induced Diseases, the official journal of the International Society for the Prevention of Tobacco Induced Diseases, is an open access, peer-reviewed online journal that encompasses all aspects of tobacco induced diseases and their prevention. The aim of the journal is to further the development of the scientific basis for the biological effects of tobacco smoke and its active components and to describe the distribution of tobacco diseases throughout the world.

 

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Aims & scope

Tobacco Induced Diseases, the official journal of the International Society for the Prevention of Tobacco Induced Diseases, is an open access, peer-reviewed online journal that encompasses all aspects of tobacco induced diseases and their prevention. The aim of the journal is to further the development of the scientific basis for the biological effects of tobacco smoke and its active components and to describe the distribution of tobacco diseases throughout the world.

The journal encourages the submission of articles from all medical, biological and psychosocial disciplines to match the multidisciplinary audience of the journal and the International Society for the Prevention of Tobacco Induced Diseases, ranging from medical and dental clinicians, through nurses and health professionals to basic biomedical scientists.

 

Open access

All articles published by Tobacco Induced Diseases are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication, without subscription charges or registration barriers. Further information about open access can be found here.

Authors of articles published in Tobacco Induced Diseases are the copyright holders of their articles and have granted to any third party, in advance and in perpetuity, the right to use, reproduce or disseminate the article, according to the BioMed Central copyright and license agreement.

For authors who are US government employees or are prevented from being copyright holders for similar reasons, BioMed Central can accommodate non-standard copyright lines. Please contact us if further information is needed.

 

Indexing services

BioMed Central is working closely with Thomson Reuters (ISI) to ensure that citation analysis of articles published in Tobacco Induced Diseases will be available from July 2014.

All articles published in Tobacco Induced Diseases are included in PubMed, the most widely used biomedical bibliographic database service, which is run by the US National Library of Medicine. Tobacco Induced Diseases is currently tracked for its first impact factor (June 2014). Other bibliographic databases that index articles published in Tobacco Induced Diseases include:

  • CAS
  • Cinahl
  • Citebase
  • DOAJ
  • Embase
  • Google Scholar
  • Index Copernicus
  • OAIster
  • PubMed
  • PubMed Central
  • Science Citation Index Expanded
  • SCImago
  • Scirus
  • Scopus
  • SOCOLAR
  • Zetoc

 

Tobacco Induced Diseases publishes the following article types

 

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