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Critical Care

Critical Care

Editor-in-Chief: Jean-Louis Vincent

ISSN: 1364-8535 (electronic version)

Journal no. 13054

BioMed Central

Open access BioMed Central
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  • Broad readership brought by Open Access - average 1,000,000 access per month from 207 countries
  • Competitive manuscript processing time, rigorous reviewing process – average time to first decision within 3 weeks
  • Affiliated with The International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (ISICEM)

A pioneering open access journal with a highly respected Editorial Board, Critical Care has been leading its field for more than a decade. The journal is dedicated to helping transform the care of critically ill patients by improving, distributing and discussing high quality, evidence-based information that is relevant to intensivists across the globe. Incorporating reviews, commentaries, editorials and letters to facilitate the discussion, it encompasses all facets of critical care medicine.

Related subjects » Anesthesiology

Impact Factor: 6.425 (2017) * 

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    2017 Impact Factor
  • 6.425