IMPACT FACTOR (2018) : 2.0

ISSN 1027-3719 (Print)
e-ISSN 1815-7920 (On-line)

The IJTLD is the reference for clinical research and epidemiological studies on tuberculosis. Currently distributed in over 145 countries, it is also the only peer-reviewed journal dedicated to lung health worldwide, including original research and review articles on TB-HIV and respiratory diseases such as asthma, acute respiratory infection, COPD and the hazards of tobacco and pollution.

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