Top Cited Articles

Acceptance rate

28%

Time to first decision

11 days*

Time from acceptance to publication

23 days*

Impact factor

6.288

JCR rank (Anesthesiology)

6/33

2020 total Altmetric mentions

3,391

Anterior quadratus lumborum block analgesia for total hip arthroplasty: a randomized, controlled study
Kukreja, Promil; MacBeth, Lisa; Sturdivant, Adam. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-100804

Consensus practice guidelines on interventions for lumbar facet joint pain from a multispecialty, international working group
Cohen, Steven P.; Bhaskar, Arun; Bhatia, Anuj. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-101243

Erector spinae plane versus paravertebral nerve blocks for postoperative analgesia after breast surgery: a randomized clinical trial
Swisher, Matthew W.; Wallace, Anne M.; Sztain, Jacklynn F. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-101013

Comparing two posterior quadratus lumborum block approaches with low thoracic erector spinae plane block: an anatomic study
Elsharkawy, Hesham; Bajracharya, Gausan Ratna; El-Boghdadly, Kariem. et al
10.1136/rapm-2018-100147

Comparison of ultrasound-guided erector spinae plane block and thoracic paravertebral block for postoperative analgesia after video-assisted thoracic surgery: a randomized controlled non-inferiority clinical trial
Taketa, Yasuko; Irisawa, Yumi; Fujitani, Taro
10.1136/rapm-2019-100827

Percutaneous peripheral nerve stimulation for the treatment of chronic neuropathic postamputation pain: a multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
Gilmore, Christopher; Ilfeld, Brian; Rosenow, Joshua. et al
10.1136/rapm-2018-100109

Ultrasound-guided transmuscular quadratus lumborum block for elective cesarean section significantly reduces postoperative opioid consumption and prolongs time to first opioid request: a double-blind randomized trial
Hansen, Christian K.; Dam, Mette; Steingrimsdottir, Gudny E. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-100540

Efficacy of ultrasound-guided erector spinae plane block on postoperative quality of recovery and analgesia after modified radical mastectomy: randomized controlled trial
Yao, Yusheng; Li, Hao; He, Qiaolan. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-100983

Transversus thoracis muscle plane block in cardiac surgery: a pilot feasibility study
Fujii, Satoru; Roche, Matthew; Jones, Philip M. et al
10.1136/rapm-2018-100178

Mechanism of action of the erector spinae plane block: distribution of dye in a porcine model
Otero, Pablo E.; Fuensalida, Santiago E.; Russo, Pedro C. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-100964

Pectoral nerve blocks and postoperative pain outcomes after mastectomy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Lovett-Carter, Danielle; Kendall, Mark C.; McCormick, Zachary L. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-100658

Tranexamic acid in total joint arthroplasty: the endorsed clinical practice guides of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Hip Society, and Knee Society
Fillingham, Yale A.; Ramkumar, Dipak B.; Jevsevar, David S. et al
10.1136/rapm-2018-000024

Ultrasound-guided percutaneous peripheral nerve stimulation: neuromodulation of the suprascapular nerve and brachial plexus for postoperative analgesia following ambulatory rotator cuff repair. A proof-of-concept study
Ilfeld, Brian M.; Finneran, John J.; Gabriel, Rodney A. et al

Hospital safety net burden is associated with increased inpatient mortality and postoperative morbidity after total hip arthroplasty: a retrospective multistate review, 2007-2014
La, Melvin; Tangel, Virginia; Gupta, Soham; Tedore, Tiffany; White, Robert S.
10.1136/rapm-2018-100305

A review of peripheral nerve blocks for cesarean delivery analgesia
Mitchell, Kelsey D.; Smith, C. Tyler; Mechling, Courtney. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-100752

Human volunteer study examining the sensory changes of the thorax after an erector spinae plane block
Byrne, Kelly; Smith, Clare
10.1136/rapm-2019-101019

Clinical and economic strategies in outpatient medical care during the COVID-19 pandemic
Provenzano, David Anthony; Sitzman, B. Todd; Florentino, Samuel Ambrose; Buterbaugh, Glenn A.
10.1136/rapm-2020-101640

Review of concentration yields in commercially available platelet-rich plasma (PRP) systems: a call for PRP standardization
Fadadu, Priyal P.; Mazzola, Anthony J.; Hunter, Corey W.; Davis, Timothy T.
10.1136/rapm-2018-100356

Diaphragm-sparing nerve blocks for shoulder surgery, revisited
Tran, De Q.; Layera, Sebastian; Bravo, Daniela. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-100908

Comparison of quadratus lumborum block and caudal block for postoperative analgesia in pediatric patients undergoing inguinal hernia repair and orchiopexy surgeries: a randomized controlled trial
Oksuz, Gozen; Arslan, Mahmut; Urfalioglu, Aykut. et al
10.1136/rapm-2019-101027