Reviewer selection: author or editor knows best?

Hurst, J. R.; Howard, E. C.; Wedzicha, J. A.
October 2005
Thorax;Oct2005, Vol. 60 Issue 10, p799
Academic Journal
Reports that the "Thorax" is now the second highest ranked respiratory journal in the world and submissions are increasing year on year. Technique used by the journal to accept online manuscript submission; Information that writers of various articles are formally invited to suggest up to four suitable peer reviewers for their work; Role of peer review in the editorial process; Statement that the peer review guides the selection of appropriate papers for publication and providing constructive comments for authors to improve their work.


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