European Journal of Pain

Cover image for Vol. 21 Issue 3

Editor-in-Chief: Luis Garcia-Larrea, Lyon, France

Impact Factor: 2.9

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 9/31 (Anesthesiology); 66/193 (Clinical Neurology); 118/256 (Neurosciences)

Online ISSN: 1532-2149

Associated Title(s): European Journal of Pain Supplements


Aims and Scope

European Journal of Pain (EJP) is the official journal of the European Pain Federation. It is a multi-disciplinary, international journal that aims to be a global forum on all aspects of pain research and pain management. The journal publishes clinical and basic science research papers relevant to all aspects of pain and its management, including specialties such as anaesthesia, dentistry, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopaedics, palliative care, pharmacology, physiology, psychiatry, psychology and rehabilitation; socio-economic aspects of pain are also covered.

Regular sections in the journal are as follows:
•       Editorials and Commentaries
•       Position Papers and Guidelines
•       Reviews
•       Original Articles
•       Letters
•       Bookshelf

The journal particularly welcomes clinical trials, which are published on an occasional basis.

Research articles are published under the following subject headings:
•       Neurobiology
•       Neurology
•       Experimental Pharmacology
•       Clinical Pharmacology
•       Psychology
•       Behavioural Therapy
•       Epidemiology
•       Cancer Pain
•       Acute Pain
•       Clinical Trials

Journal content and further information – including author guidelines and submission details - can be found online at here

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