|Name of Journal||World Journal of Anesthesiology|
|Title Abbreviation||World J Anesthesiol|
Journal of Anesthesiology (WJA, World J Anesthesiol) is a high-quality,
online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal that is published by
the Baishideng Publishing Group. Accepting both solicited and unsolicited
manuscripts, the WJA mainly publishes
high-quality clinical research articles to improve the academic influence of
authors, help cultivate distinguished anesthesiologists, and promote the development
of anesthesiology. The types of articles published in the WJA include Editorial, Opinion Review,
Frontier, Review, Minireview, Topic Highlight, Clinical Research, Systematic
Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Advances in Diagnosis, Advances
in Treatment, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and
The primary aim of the WJA is to provide scholars and readers from various fields of anesthesiology with a platform to publish high-quality clinical research articles and communicate their research findings online. In order to ensure the quality, timeliness, fairness, and transparency of manuscript publication, the WJA has implemented a variety of measures as follows:
First, authors must prepare their articles according to the appropriate international publication recommendations, including the STROBE Statement, CONSORT 2010 Statement, PRISMA 2009 Checklist, and CARE Checklist – 2016: Information for writing a case report.
Second, articles published in the WJA must undergo rigorous cross-international peer review, where peer reviewers and authors come from different countries and independent peer reviewers are chosen by the editorial office, not by authors, to ensure the fairness of peer review.
Third, designation of co-first authors or co-corresponding authors is not permitted.
Fourth, the WJA accepts a manuscript based mainly on its novelty, innovativeness, data accuracy, picture reliability, clear language expression, and ethical requirements. Of note, peer reviewers will complete the peer review within 7 days, providing a comprehensive evaluation of the scientific and linguistic quality of the manuscript.
Fifth, BPG adopts a 7-day publishing management policy. This means that each step of the publishing process, including manuscript preview, peer review, manuscript revision by authors, final acceptance, language editing, and production and release, must be completed within 7 days.
Finally, the peer review report, author’s response to the
peer review report, biostatistics review certificate, copyright license
agreement, institutional ethics committee approval document, informed consent,
conflict-of-interest statement, CrossCheck detection report, authors’ personal ORCID
numbers, funding information, language editing certificate, and other relevant
documents will be published online along with the article to ensure that the
publishing process is open and transparent.
The WJA mainly publishes research results and
findings obtained in the field of anesthesiology covering a wide range of topics
including critical medicine, orthopedic anesthesia, tumors and anesthesia,
airway management, pediatric anesthesia, geriatric anesthesia, anesthesia for
organ transplantation, regional anesthesia, anesthesia for neurosurgery,
cardiothoracic anesthesia, obstetric anesthesia, pain diagnosis and treatment,
and pharmacology in anesthesia.
|Open Access||Open access|
|Indexing/Abstracting||China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.|
|Journal Metrics||There is currently no impact factor.|
|Article Processing Charge||Article processing charge|
|Editors-in-Chief||Luis E Tollinche|
|Article Reprints||Article reprints|
|Help Desk||Help desk|
|Special Statement||Special statement|
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