Open Access Anesthesia Journals

A list of Open Access Anesthesia journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Anesthesia is state of medically controlled temporary loss of sensation or awareness

A journal article is 'open access' when there are no financial, legal or technical barriers to accessing it - that is to say when anyone can read, download, distribute, print, and search it.

This list of Anesthesia OA journals will hopefully make it easier for you to have a better idea regarding where your want to publish your Anesthesia manuscript.
We made this list which includes all the high-impact factor Anesthesia journals that might be relevant to your field of study.We've made this extensive list of open access Anesthesia journals so you can get a better overview of all the journals where you can publish open access.Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Anesthesia venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Anesthesia journals in this list are indexed in
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Open Access Anesthesia Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
International journal of molecular medicine and advanced sciences1813-176XMedwell Publications12100
American journal of stem cell research2325-009714100
Advances in Anesthesiology2314-7555Hindawi Limited1113100
Egyptian Journal of Anaesthesia1110-1849Taylor & Francis727181895.2Website
Indian Journal of Clinical Anaesthesia2394-4994IP Innovative Publication Pvt Ltd84911695.2
Academia anesthesiologica international2456-7388Marwah Infotech193293.3
BMC Anesthesiology1471-2253Springer Nature21541824993.2Website
JA Clinical Reports2363-9024Springer Nature54582891.9Website
Journal of Headache and Pain1129-2369Springer Nature31884264390.2Website
Journal of Anesthesia and Clinical Research2155-6148848165989.3
Open Journal of Anesthesiology2164-5531Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.50154887.8
Anesthesia and pain medicine1975-5171The Editorial Office of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine114575387.2
Anesthesiology Research and Practice1687-6962Hindawi Limited303264286.8Website
Korean Journal of Anesthesiology2005-641989681926886.2Website
Ain Shams Journal of Anesthesiology1687-7934Springer Nature1803886.1Website
Annals of Intensive Care2110-5820Springer Nature12212712685.3Website
Case reports in anesthesiology2090-6382Hindawi Limited34971384.8Website
Local and regional anesthesia1178-7112Dove Medical Press5113584.3Website
International journal of medical anesthesiology2664-3766Comprehensive Publications363483.2
Ambulatory Anesthesia2324-5891Dove Medical Press233182.6
Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine2228-7523Kowsar Medical Institute1072631681.9
The Open Anesthesiology Journal1874-3218Bentham Science9314480.6
Brazilian Journal of Anesthesiology0104-0014Elsevier54816880.1Website
Journal of anesthesiology & clinical science2049-9752Herbert Publications7513178.7
Regionarnaâ anesteziâ i lečenie ostroj boli1993-6508ECO-Vector1836977.6
The Open anesthesia journal2589-6458Bentham Science473976.6
Journal of the Bangladesh Society of Anaesthesiologists2220-8992Bangladesh Journals Online1445276.4
Research & innovation in anesthesia2456-3188Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishing117474.4
The Korean Journal of Pain2005-91591804612673.8Website
Perioperative medicine2047-0525Springer Nature289296773.4Website
International journal of anesthesiology research2310-9394Green Publishers451473.3
Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia1658-354XMedknow Publications1743831772.6Website
Archives of anesthesiology and critical care2423-5849Knowledge E1841471.2Website
Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology0970-9185Medknow Publications26971058369.2Website
Journal of Obstetric Anaesthesia and Critical Care2249-4472Medknow Publications31440069.1Website
Cephalalgia reports2515-8163SAGE11813568.6Website
Türk anestezi ve reanimasyon dergisi2149-276X109567.9
Indian Journal of Anaesthesia0019-5049Medknow Publications34091573067.9Website
Bali Journal of Anesthesiology2549-2276Medknow Publications2773166.8Website
Journal of Society of Anesthesiologists of Nepal2362-1281Nepal Journals Online1054766.7
Headache Research and Treatment (Online)2090-1917Hindawi Limited3366.7
Romanian Journal of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care2392-7518Romanian Society of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care7815266.7
Anaesthesia, pain & intensive care1607-8322Aga Khan University Hospital3396064.6Website
Pain and therapy2193-8237Springer Nature413326163.7Website
Resuscitation plus2666-5204Elsevier26738862.9Website
Journal of Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Injury1749-7221Georg Thieme Verlag KG212189462.7Website
Case reports in critical care2090-6420Hindawi Limited436142862.6Website
Journal of Neuroanaesthesiology and Critical Care2348-0548Georg Thieme Verlag KG57238661.4Website
Journal of clinical anesthesia and management2470-9956Sci Forschen, Inc.401160
Journal of anesthetic research and pain medicine2575-7784ZygoScient Research Insights Inc.15460
Enliven2374-4448Enliven Archive521359.6
Serbian Journal of Anesthesia and Intensive Therapy2217-7744Centre for Evaluation in Education and Science1713359.6
Journal of pain management & medecine2684-1320Longdom Group426659.5
Sri Lankan Journal of Anaesthesiology1391-8834Sri Lanka Journals Online42332459.1Website
Journal of Pain Research1178-7090Dove Medical Press25472644358.9Website
Global anesthesia and perioperative medicine2059-0512Open Access Text653758.5
Neurobiology of Pain2452-073XElsevier9668258.3Website
Pain Research and Treatment2090-1542Hindawi Limited249406058.2
Global journal of anesthesiology2455-3476Peertechz Publications Private Limited642257.8
Pain studies and treatment2329-3268Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.5410057.4
Anaesthesiology Intensive Therapy1642-5758722444857.3Website
Colombian journal of anesthesiology2256-2087Sociedad Colombiana de Anestesiologia y Reanimacion5653657Website
The Korean Journal of Critical Care Medicine2383-4870The Korean Society of Critical Care Medicine58675356.8Website
ARC journal of anesthesiology2455-9792ARC Publications Pvt Ltd.67456.7
수술중신경계감시학회지2671-6097Korean Society of Intraoperative Neurophysiological monitoring643856.3
World journal of anesthesiology2218-6182Baishideng Publishing Group Co (World Journal of Anesthesiology)7022455.7
Molecular Pain1744-8069SAGE13904305455.3Website
International journal of anesthetics and anesthesiology2377-4630ClinMed International Library1658255.2
Anesthesia & pain research2639-846XSciVision Publishers LLC581255.2
Journal of anesthesia and patient care2456-5490Annex Publishers, LLC11654.5
Journal of Anesthesia & Critical Care: Open Access2373-6437MedCrave Group58918254.3
Journal of perioperative nursing2209-1084Australian College of Perioperative Nurses1134754Website
Medical Biological Science and Engineering2586-5188The Institute of Medical Science, Chosun University633854
Journal of anesthesia & pain medicine2474-9206Opast Group LLC106253.8
Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia0971-9784Medknow Publications1807767853.3Website
Research and practice in anesthesiology2689-1255Openventio Publishers32953.1
Critical Care Research and Practice2090-1305Hindawi Limited414467852.4Website
International journal of clinical anesthesia and research2640-2866Heighten Science Publications Corporation21452.4
Anaesthesia & critical care medicine journal2577-4301Medwin Publishers101451.5
Pain research0915-8588Japanese Association for the Study of Pain39251.3
Translational perioperative and pain medicine2330-4871Transpopmed12918351.2
Journal of Headache & Pain Management2472-1913OMICS Publishing Group454051.1
Signa Vitae1334-5605MRE Press60979850.7
Pain Research & Management1203-6765Hindawi Limited14342372350.6Website
The Egyptian Cardiothoracic Surgeon (Print)2636-3151The Egyptian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery46350
Open journal of pain medicine2640-8104Peertechz Publications Private Limited301050
Journal of surgery and anesthesia2684-1606Longdom Group20750
Advances in Critical Care2314-7717Hindawi Limited4850
SOJ anesthesiology & pain management2374-684XSymbiosis Group734049.3
Journal of Pain and Relief2167-0846OMICS Publishing Group56649448.4
Journal on recent advances in pain2454-6607Medknow Publications1794247.5
The Open Pain Journal1876-3863Bentham Science12296847.5
HSOA journal of anesthesia & clinical care2378-8879Herald Scholarly Open Access74847.3
Acute and Critical Care2586-6052The Korean Society of Critical Care Medicine25359447Website
Perioperative medicine2616-339XInterdisciplinar Academy of Pain Medicine62846.8Website
Emergency medicine and health care2052-6229Herbert Publications152046.7
Intensive Care Medicine Experimental2197-425XSpringer Nature1744530246.6Website
Göğüs kalp damar anestezi ve yoğun bakım derneği dergisi1305-5550Logos Medical Publication101546.5
Revista Brasileira De Anestesiologia0034-7094Elsevier49131559846.3Website
Heartrhythm Case Reports2214-0271Elsevier1374258346.2Website
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open Access aims to provide immediate and unrestricted access to research articles while along you to also share it freely
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
Relevance is used to quantify the level of association between a journal and the concept it is listed under, from 0-100. For example, “Brain Stimulation” has a relevance of “24” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it is somewhat related to the field of Computer Science.
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The citations represent the times that works have cited papers under this journal. In our case, we obtain this data from OpenAlex, an open catalog of scholarly papers. It's hard to say how accurate it is but it can give you a general idea on how prestigious the journal is. The more work that have cited it, the better.
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