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Editor-in-Chief: Leonard Azamfirei
ISSN: 2393-1809
Online ISSN: 2393-1817
Frequency: 4 issues/year
January 31, April 30, July 31, October 31

Aims and Scope

The Journal of Critical Care Medicine is an international journal dedicated to publishing high quality peer-reviewed articles pertaining to critical care medicine.

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Current issue
Volume 8, Issue 4, October 2022


In between Opioid Crisis and the Need to Treat Pain, Where Do We Stand?

Daniela Ionescu1, Simona Margarit2

Original Research

Variability of Steroid Prescription for COVID-19 Associated Pneumonia in Real-Life, Non-Trial Settings

Rashid Nadeem1, Islam Bon1, Doaa Algohary1, Mohd Kafeel Khan1, Nilesh Gundawar1, Mohammed Abdullah1, Ekta Sharma1, Moatz Galal Elzeiny1, Mayada Mahmoud1, Ashraf Elhoufi1, Yusra Omar Alshaikh Sayed Ahmed1, Gloria Gheno2, Maged Talaat Salama Khalil1, Tamseela Hussain2

Burnout Syndrome During COVID-19 Second Wave on ICU Caregivers

Anaëlle Caillet¹, Marina Fillon¹, Margaux Plou¹, Emmanuel Tisson¹, Charles-Hervé Vacheron1,2,3, Bernard Allaouchiche1,4,5

Knowledge, Practice and Attitudes to the Management of Sepsis in Jamaica

Karen Roye-Green1, Rohan Willis2, Sharon R. Priestley3, Ivan Vickers1

Family Burden of ICU Survivors and Correlations with Patient Quality of Life and Psychometric Scores – A Pilot Study

Vassiliki Mantziou, Charikleia S. Vrettou, Alice G. Vassiliou, Stylianos E. Orfanos, Anastasia Kotanidou, Ioanna Dimopoulou

Prevalence and Risk Factors of Venous Thromboembolism in Critically Ill Patients with Severe COVID-19 and the Association between the Dose of Anticoagulants and Outcomes

Hasan M. Al-Dorzi, Muhannad Q. Alqirnas, Mohamed M. Hegazy, Abdullah S. Alghamdi, Mohammed T. Alotaibi, Mohammed T. Albogami, Mohammed M. Alhafi, Salem Alwadani, Ashraf Elsharkawi, Yaseen M. Arabi

Case Report

Treatment of Lethal Caffeine Overdose with Haemodialysis: A Case Report and Review

Christian C Toquica Gahona, Ashwin Kodagnur Bharadwaj, Monarch Shah, Umesh Bhagat, Paul Sterman, William Vasquez

Cardiological Monitoring – A Cornerstone for Pediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome Temporally Associated with COVID-19 Outcome: A Case Report and a Review from the Literature

Lorena Elena Melit1, Oana Marginean1, Tudor Fleșeriu2, Alina Negrea3, Maria Oana Săsăran4, Simina Ghiraghosian-Rusu4, Andrei Călin Dragomir5, Mirela Oiaga6, Carmen Șuteu7

Pharmacokinetics of Teicoplanin in a Patient with Coronavirus Disease 2019 Receiving Veno-venous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

Nobuhisa Hirayu, Atsuo Nakamura, Toshio Morita, Osamu Takasu

Successful Extracorporeal Blood Purification Therapy Using Double Haemoadsorption Device in Severe Endotoxin Septic Shock: A Case Report

Stefano Ferraro1, Stefania Bianzina2, Sonila Mocka3, Francesca Cappadona4, Giovanni Battista Traverso4, Fabio Massarino4, Pasquale Esposito4,5

Published online ahead of print


The Impact of Prenatal Diagnosis in the Evolution of Newborns with Congenital Heart Disease

Daniela Toma, Elena Moldovan, Liliana Gozar

Original Research

Brain Tissue Oxygen Levels as a Perspective Therapeutic Target in Traumatic Brain Injury. Retrospective Cohort Study

Gal Roman1, Ondrej Hrdy1, Kamil Vrbica1, Jan Hudec1, Andrej Mrlian2, Martin Smrcka2

Early lactate clearance as a determinant of survival in patients with sepsis: Findings from a low-resource country

Fazal Rehman1, Saad Bin Zafar1, Adil Aziz1, Abdul Aziz1, Pirbhat Shams Memon1, Taymmia Ejaz1, Summaira Aziz2

Case Report

Ramping Position to Aid Non-invasive Ventilation (NIV) in Obese Patients in the ICU

Mohamed Shirazy1, Christopher Gowers2, Padraig Headley2

The Use of Caffeine Citrate for Respiratory Stimulation in Acquired Central Hypoventilation Syndrome: A Case Series

Pei Ling Tan, Chuan Poh Lim, Sharon Ong, Geoffrey Sithamparapillai Samuel

Brief Report: Diabetic Keto-Acidosis (DKA) Induced Hypothermia May Be Neuroprotective in Cardiac Arrest

Joseph Shiber, Emily Fontane