Pain Research and Management

About this Journal

Aims and scope

Pain Research and Management is a peer-reviewed, open access journal which publishes original research articles and review articles involving laboratory, including neuroimaging and neurophysiology, and clinical findings in the field of pain research. The journal also looks into the prevention, treatment and management of pain. The journal aims to increase the current knowledge about the pain mechanisms and encouraging the development of effective and safety treatments for pain. 

 Topics of interest include:

  • Chronic Pain
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Headache
  • Anaesthesia
  • Dentistry
  • Oral Medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Drug Development

    Bibliographic information

    ISSN: 1203-6765 (Print)
    ISSN: 1918-1523 (Online)
    DOI: 10.1155/7040

      Open Access

      Pain Research and Management is an open access journal. All articles are immediately available to read and reuse upon publication. More information about our Open Access policy can be found on our copyright page.


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          Pain Research and Management
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          Acceptance rate22%
          Submission to final decision66 days
          Acceptance to publication18 days
          Journal Citation Indicator0.590
          Impact Factor3.037

          Article of the Year Award: Outstanding research contributions of 2020, as selected by our Chief Editors. Read the winning articles.