Journal Information (About JAPM)

Journal Name:
Journal of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
JAPM (publisher abbreviation)
J Anesth Perioper Med (pubmed abbreviation)
Jin Liu, M.D., Professor of Anesthesiology
Tian-Long Wang, M.D., Professor of Anesthesiology
Evidence Based Communications (EBC), Hong Kong, China
Publication Frequency:
2306-773X (Print) and 2520-3002 (Online)

Journal of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine (JAPM) is an international peer-reviewed open-access journal dedicated to improve the quality of care and outcomes of patients by publishing original research articles, clinical cases, review articles and perspectives relevant to research in and the practice of perioperative, critical care, and pain medicine. JAPM will be one of the most widely read, cited, and influential peer-reviewed journals for clinical anesthesiologists.

Aims and Scope

JAPM is dedicated to bring clinical anesthesiologists the best research and key information in all fields of anesthesiology on the basis of scientific accuracy, novelty, and importance, and to present the information in an understandable and clinically useful format. While the journal was sponsored by West China Hospital of Sichuan University and Xuanwu Hospital of Capital Medical University, it welcomes submissions from contributors and researchers of all specialties broadly related to anesthesiology worldwide.

About the Co-Editors-in-Chief

Professor Jin Liu and Professor Tian-Long Wang are the Co-Editors-in-Chief of JAPM. Professor Jin Liu is the head of the Department of Anesthesiology, West China Hospital of Sichuan University. Professor Tian-Long Wang is the head of the Department of Anesthesiology, Xuan Wu Hospital of Capital Medical University. Professor Tian-Long Wang will be the on duty Co-Editor-in-Chief for the even-numbered issues of JAPM, and Professor Jin Liu will be the on duty Co-Editor-in-Chief for the odd-numbered issues of JAPM.

EBC Open Access Policy

All the articles and works published in JAPM, an open-access journal published by Evidence Based Communications (EBC), and other EBC open-access journals are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium or format for any lawful purpose. To view a copy of this license, please visit

Besides the EBC Open Access Policy declared on their websites, for all the print versions of articles and works published in JAPM and other EBC open-access journals, we note the policy at the bottom of the first page of each article.

JAPM Indexing and Abstracting

JAPM is indexed with or included in the following databases: Chemical Abstracts, Crossref, Road, NLM Catalog, British Library, WoldCat, Google Scholar, Baidu Scholar, and the Western Pacific Region Index Medicus (WPRIM), JAPM is full-text indexing in ProQuest, partly full-text indexing in PubMed Central, JAPM will be entirely indexing in PubMed Central and Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE).