Article Processing Charges

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

* Normally, it is free of charge for all invited articles. However, Guest Editors and Authors for a Focused Issue should be noted that if your article is an Original Article, Case Report, Surgical Technique or Technical Note, it will be charged for article processing fee

* 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, MELINE, Scopus, ScholarOne and Google Scholar etc., enabling electronic citation in other journals that are available electronically