| To analysis review, acquisition, and contribution of specialist of medical journal editorial committee, so as to know function play of specialist of editorial committee, and provide reference for strengthening the construction of editorial committee. Based on the modules of manuscript processing system of Chinese Journal of Burns of Chinese Medical Association, general condition of specialists, including birth year, education background, positional titles, work unit, and position in journal, whose number of review articles above 70 during the term of the fourth editorial committee from 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2017, was collected. The peer review cycle of specialists was also counted. Published articles of the specialists were inquired in the module of manuscript query. The number of solicit articles of specialists during the four years were calculated through editor in charge of each issue. There were a total of twenty editorial board members with number of review articles above 70. The numbers of standing editorial board members and editorial board members were both 10, taking for 41.7% (10/24) and 14.3% (10/70), respectively. Most of editorial board members were born later than 1960, while 3/4 editorial board members had doctoral degree, and most of their units were famous comprehensive 3-A-class hospitals affiliated to colleges with well development of discipline of burns. The number of review articles of standing editorial board members was 1 133, with the peer review cycle 4.8 d. The number of review articles of editorial board members was 946, with the peer review cycle 6.2 d. There was no significant difference in review articles between standing editorial board members and editorial board members. The numbers of solicit articles and published articles of standing editorial board members were 101 and 49, respectively. The numbers of solicit articles and published articles of editorial board members were 25 and 27, respectively. Editorial board members played an important role in review, and standing editorial board members were better than editorial board members in solicit articles and published articles. However, the overall situation was not optimistic, and we should strengthen the acquisition and contribution of specialist of medical journal editorial committee in future.