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The mission of Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine

is to promote high quality research and scholastic endeavors in the fields of acute pain, regional anesthesia, chronic pain, and perioperative medicine.

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Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine, the official publication of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA Pain Medicine), is a monthly journal that publishes peer-reviewed scientific and clinical studies to advance the understanding and clinical application of regional techniques for surgical anesthesia and postoperative analgesia. Coverage includes intraoperative regional techniques, perioperative pain, chronic pain, obstetric anesthesia, pediatric anesthesia, outcome studies, and complications.

Published for over thirty years, this respected journal also serves as the official publication of the European Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy (ESRA), the Asian and Oceanic Society of Regional Anesthesia (AOSRA), the Latin American Society of Regional Anesthesia (LASRA), and the African Society for Regional Anesthesia (AFSRA).

RAPM is a Plan S compliant Transformative Journal.

Brian D. Sites, MD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
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For the month of November, ASRA Pain Medicine highlights Eric Schwenk, MD, FASA. Read about Dr. Schwenk here.

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Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine accepts submissions of original research and reviews.

The Author Information section provides specific article requirements to help you turn your research into an article suitable for RAPM.

Information is also provided on editorial policy, Open Access fees and formatting.

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