About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Malaysian Journal of Anaesthesiology (MyJA) is an official journal of the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists and College of Anaesthesiologists, Academy of Medicine Malaysia. MyJA is an English-language, peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles in the fields of anaesthesiology, critical care, and pain medicine.

MyJA aims to provide a platform for anaesthesiologists, clinicians, researchers, and trainees in Malaysia to publish high-quality clinical and scientific materials on all aspects of anaesthesiology, critical care, and pain medicine. It also welcomes submissions from researchers all over the world. In addition to publishing original articles (clinical trials, experimental research, meta-analysis, and systematic reviews), MyJA also features reviews, case reports and case series, and letters to the editor. The primary considerations for publication are clarity, uniqueness, scientific rigor, and advancement in design, performance, and knowledge.

In the interest of disseminating scientific research, MyJA is an open-access journal that does not require registration to access articles. There is currently no charge for submitting, processing, and publishing articles.

Publication Frequency

MyJA publishes two digital issues per year in May and November. MyJA is primarily an online journal; print editions may be published, but not periodically.

Open Access Policy

MyJA is a fully open access journal that does not require registration to access its contents. However, registration is encouraged for readers to receive notifications about journal content. Authors are not charged submission or publication fees.


MyJA is indexed in MyJurnal, the online system used by the Citation and Infometrics Center, Ministry of Higher Education to collect and index all the Malaysian journals. 


Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists

College of Anaesthesiologists, AMM