Challenge Journal of Perioperative Medicine

Challenge Journal of Perioperative Medicine is an international, triannually published and open access scholarly journal that publishes that publishes original research articles as well as short communications, review articles, case reports, discussions, book reviews, images and letters to editor related to all aspects of perioperative medicine, including educational materials.

Content of CJPM aims to develop a point of view for researchers and healthcare professionals regarding regional techniques for pain medicine, surgical anesthesia, and postoperative analgesia. A double blind peer-review policy is followed in order to increase the scientific quality of the published papers.


DOI Assignment

TULPAR Academic Publishing has completed the agreement with Crossref. DOIs have been assigned to the published articles in Challenge Journal of Perioperative Medicine and future articles will be published directly with their DOIs.

Furthermore, more journals are incoming within our publishing group. We kindly ask you to recommend Challenge Journals to your colleagues and encourage them to submit their high quality papers to the journals.


Scope of CJPM

Challenge Journal of Perioperative Medicine (CJPM) is an international, scientific, open access periodical published by independent, unbiased, and peer-review principles and published biannually in June and October. The publication language of the journal is English.

The Journal is an open-access, web-based periodic online journal that aims to publish original articles related to all aspects of perioperative medicine, anesthesiology, surgical sciences, regional anesthesia, and pain practice. Our content is designed to provide healthcare professionals and researchers with a point of view on perioperative techniques for pain medicine, surgical anesthesia, and quality of recovery, including educational materials. The aim of the Challenge Journal of Perioperative Medicine is to publish original research papers of the highest quality scientific and clinical value in perioperative medicine, anesthesiology and surgical sciences. The Challenge Journal of Perioperative Medicine also include reviews, editorials, images, ultrasonography, case reports, and letters to the editor.

The target audience of the journal includes researchers, physicians, and healthcare professionals who are interested in or working in perioperative medicine and other medical sciences.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (

Processing and publication are free of charge with the Journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system, which is available at the journal site. The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the Journal’s web page.

The scope of CJPM encompasses, but is not restricted to the following areas. Papers making a fundamental contribution focused at the following topics are welcome.

  • Perioperative outcomes (surgical, anesthetic, medical)

  • Evidence-based care 

  • Perioperative guidelines and consensus statements 

  • Preoperative evaluation, tests and risk score

  • Perioperative decision making

  • Perioperative monitoring

  • Surgical optimization and enhanced surgical recovery programs

  • Perioperative fluid management

  • Perioperative pain management

  • Regional anesthesia and pain

  • Interfascial plane blocks in perioperative medicine

  • Artificial intelligence in surgical sciences

  • Artificial intelligence in anesthesiology and reanimation

  • Quality of recovery


The colleagues who have contributed to the Journal in 2023 by reviewing submitted manuscripts could be seen from the attached list.

We would like to express our gratitude to them for helping to increase the quality of the Journal.


Posted: 2024-03-10
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Vol 2, No 2 (2024)

Challenge Journal of Perioperative Medicine

ISSN 2980-292X

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Research Articles

Dilan Akyurt, Hija Yazıcıoğlu, Candan Haytural, Berna Demir, Ayşegül Özgök
Suna Kara Gormus, Tulay Cardakoz, Kamil Toker
Muhammed Halit Satıcı, Mahmut Sami Tutar

Case Reports

Kıvanç Öncü, Yasir İlyas
Merve Yaman, Tayfun Aydın, Osman Pala

Letters to the Editor

Basak Altiparmak, Ali İhsan Uysal