Article Processing Charges

Journal TitleArticle Processing Charges (USD)
Annals of Palliative Medicine$1390*

* All invited articles are free of charge. However, Guest Editors and Authors of Focused Issues should note processing fees will apply to Original Articles, Case Reports, Surgical Technique or Technical Note.

* This APC policy is valid from Jan. 11, 2019.


What do the article processing charges pay for?

Article-processing charges pay for:

  • Immediate, worldwide open access to the full article text
  • Developing and maintaining electronic tools for peer review and publication
  • Preparation in various formats for print & online publication
  • Securing inclusion in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), PubMed/MEDLINE, Scopus, etc., enabling electronic citation in other journals that are available electronically

Updated on January 28, 2019