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Critical Care
BioMed Central

Critical Care

Editor-in-Chief: Jean-Louis Vincent

ISSN: 1364-8535 (electronic version)

Journal no. 13054

BioMed Central

Open access BioMed Central
  • About this journal

  • The leading open access journal in critical care medicine
  • High visibility - Over 600,000 article accesses per month
  • International and prestigious Editorial Board
  • Fast and rigorous peer review
  • Rapid publication upon acceptance
  • Inclusion in PubMed, PubMed Central, MEDLINE and Web of Science

The online intensive care journal.

Critical Care is a high quality, peer-reviewed, international clinical medical journal that aims to improve the care of critically ill patients by acquiring, discussing, distributing, and promoting evidence-based information relevant to intensivists. The journal publishes commentaries, reviews, and research in all areas of intensive care and emergency medicine. Critical Care is also affiliated with the International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (ISICEM).

Related subjects » Critical Care & Emergency Medicine

Impact Factor: 5.035 (2013) * 

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  • Journal Citation Reports®, Thomson Reuters
    2013 Impact Factor
  • 5.035