About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Journal of Society of Anesthesiologists of Nepal (JSAN) is an official publication of the Society of Anesthesiologists of Nepal (SAN). It is a peer-reviewed, open-access medical journal that is published with the aim of highlighting the scientific advances in the field of anaesthesia, intensive care, pain medicine and allied sciences. The journal provides platform for anesthesiologists, intensivists and pain practitioners to share their views, finding of their scientific research, and experiences.

JSAN publishes articles under following headings:

  • Editorials
  • Special article
  • Original article
  • Case reports
  • Audits
  • Review articles
  • Letter to the editor

Peer Review Process

Journal of Society of Anesthesiologists of Nepal (JSAN) follows a double blind review policy, makes every effort to complete the peer review process and notify the corresponding author as soon as possible after receiving a complete submission. All articles are evaluated by at least two editors. Selected manuscripts undergo further review, typically by 2-4 peer reviewers. Manuscripts are assessed based on their originality, importance of results, clarity of discussion, contribution of new knowledge, and potential impact on health, health care, policy, and future inquiry.

Publication Frequency

The Journal publishes two issues per year.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.