Focus and Scope

The Pacific Rim International Journal of Nursing Research is an English language, double blind peer-reviewed, quarterly publication, and the official journal of the Thailand Nursing and Midwifery Council. It publishes high quality original manuscripts on nursing research, literature reviews, policy or concept analysis and scholarly papers that are evidence-based and contribute to nursing knowledge, health improvement of populations, and development of the profession.

Peer Review Process

The editorial board consists of professor and associate professor in various fields of nursing with doctoral degree. Who have experience in conducting and publishing research.  At least two reviewers evaluate manuscript. Initial reviews usually accomplish within 2 weeks.

All submitted manuscripts must be reviewed by at least two expert reviewers via the double-blinded review system.

Publication Frequency

Periodicity : 4 issue per year (January - March, April - June, July - September, October - December)

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Publication and access to article costs

                The cost of submission is 10,000 Baht (around 295 USD) per manuscript. The cost covers the final editing before publication. This will be paid after the manuscript is accepted.