Aims and Scope

Journal of Critical and Intensive Care (J Crit Intensive Care) is the scientific and official publication of the Society of Turkish Intensivists. 

The journal is an international open access journal, published 3 times a year (April, August, December) and all of its contents are freely available at cost and there is no fee for submission and publication. All processing is conducted through the online submission system on the web site: Only manuscripts written in English are accepted. It publishes original clinical, basic and translational research articles, case reports and letters to the editor related to intensive/critical care medicine including pediatric intensive care; neurointensive care; intensive care nursing; physiotherapy, nutrition and pharmacology in intensive care, as well as acute and emergency medicine. Editorials and review articles are only accepted upon invitation of the editor.

Manuscripts are accepted for publication through an independent unbiased and double-blinded peer review process.

The target group of Journal of Critical and Intensive Care is physicians and healthcare staff at clinical and basic science departments who are interested in intensive care. The full texts of all articles are issued online at ( and are available in PDF format.

Instructions to Authors are available on journal pages and in the following link:

Journal of Critical and Intensive Care is indexed in Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index, EMBASE, Scopus, EMCare, CINAHL, Gale/Cengage Learning, EBSCO, HINARI, ProQuest and Turkiye Citation Index.

Disclaimer: All opinions and reports within the articles that are published in the Journal of Critical and Intensive Care are the personal opinions of author(s), not editors-in-chief’s, editorial boards’ or the publisher’s. Society of Turkish Intensivists, editors-in-chief, editorial board and the publisher do not accept any responsibility for these articles.