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As of 23 October 2023, Ain-Shams Journal of Anesthesiology is not accepting new submissions. The journal will no longer be published by Springer Nature as of 1 January 2024. New submissions should be submitted to Any enquiries regarding new submissions can be sent to

Aims and scope

Ain-Shams Journal of Anesthesiology is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that encompasses all aspects of technical and clinical studies within the fields of anesthesiology, intensive and critical care management, trauma, and pain management. The journal explores efficacy and comparative studies, and includes health-related, ethical, and social issues associated with the subject; articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.

Bahaa El-Din Ewees Hassan, Ain-Shams University, Egypt

Executive Editors
Ahmed Nagah El-Shaer, Ain-Shams University, Egypt
Yasser Salem, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA

Editorial Board

Professor Bahaa El-Din Ewees Hassan, Editor-in-Chief

"It is our pleasure to introduce to you the first articles from Ain-Shams Journal of Anesthesiology after over a year on hiatus. As before, our main aim is to provide a concise, readable text to help anesthesiologists deliver a safe clinical practice, and to make the research process as easy and enjoyable as possible. We would like to take this opportunity to showcase the experience and abilities of our distinguished editorial board in this new edition of our journal. We are sincerely looking forward to receiving your valuable research, and to respond to any queries or comments you may have."

Affiliated with

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    Ain-Shams Journal of Anesthesiology is a publication of Ain-Shams University, an institute of higher education located in Cairo, Egypt.

Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    0.5 - 2-year Impact Factor

    2022 Speed
    92 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
    199 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    137 days submission to accept (Median)
    22 days from acceptance to publication

    2022 Usage
    14 Altmetric mentions

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