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Welcome to the World Journal of Anesthesiology

The World Journal of Anesthesiology (WJA) is a leading academic journal devoted to reporting the latest, cutting-edge research progress and findings of basic research and clinical practice in the field of anesthesiology.  It was launched on December 27, 2011 and is published four-monthly (3 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.

We encourage anesthesiologists worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJA describing their original basic or clinical research findings that are of high academic value and which report new diagnostic techniques or summarize their treatment experiences.

The usual times related to all publication processes of the WJA are as follows: (1) From manuscript receipt to peer-review: 2-4 weeks; (2) From initial manuscript acceptance, with revisions, to return of the revised manuscript from the authors: 4-5 weeks; (3) From return of the revised manuscript from the authors to final acceptance: 1-2 weeks; (4) From final acceptance to an article in press: 2 days; and (5) From article in press designation to formal release of the electronic version and all online documentation: 2-9 weeks. The WJA’s acceptance rate: 42%. Submit here >>

2018 Published Issues
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Editors-in-Chief
  • Luis E Tollinche, MD, Associate Professor, Attending Doctor, (E-mail: tollincl@mskcc.org) Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10038, United States
Indexing/Abstracting
China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
There is currently no impact factor.
ISSN
2218-6182 (online)
Review
Targeting tumor necrosis factor in the brain relieves neuropathic pain 
Tracey A Ignatowski, Robert N Spengler 
World J Anesthesiol 7(2):10-19. Published online Jul 27, 2018. doi: 10.5313/wja.v7.i2.10