Pulmonology is the subspecialty of inner solution concerned with diseases of the lungs and bronchial tubes, which regularly includes assessment of the upper respiratory tract (nose, pharynx and throat) and in addition the heart.
Pulmonologists should first complete seven or more years of restorative school and postgraduate training and come to be board affirmed in Internal Medicine. At that point, for an extra two to three years, they study conditions particular to the respiratory system.
High-impact journals are those considered to be highly influential in their respective fields. The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. It reflects the average number of citations to recent articles published in science and social science journals in a particular year or period, and is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. It is first devised by Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information. The impact factor of a journal is evaluated by dividing the number of current year citations to the source items published in that journal during the previous two years.
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Last date updated on September, 2014