Critical Care Medicine

(ISSN: 0090-3493, 1530-0293)

Mission Statement

A single source for multidisciplinary coverage of all aspects of acute and emergency care, Critical Care Medicine provides quick access to the latest news about advances in equipment as well as diagnostic and therapeutic techniques. Each issue of the journal publishes promising research and reports on clinical breakthroughs that lead to better care of patients in life-threatening situations.

The Official Journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine.

Contact Information

Publisher: John Ewers,

Subscription and Reprint Information

Subscriptions: SCCM Members annual dues include $65 journal subscription, Non-Members: US $219; Inst. $341;Single Copy $36. Outside US(except Japan), $302; Inst. $425; Single Copy $36. Reprints: Reprints of individual articles are available from the authors. Reprints in large quantities for academic or commercial use: 410-528-8521. Advertising: Cathy Chapman, 410-528-8536.

Copyright Information

© Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. No portion(s) of the work(s) may be reproduced without written consent from the Publisher.


The statements and opinions contained in the articles of Critical Care Medicine are solely those of the individual authors and contributors and not of the Editors, The Society of Critical Care Medicine, or LWW. The appearance of advertisements in the Journal is not a warranty, endorsement, or approval of the products or safety. The Editors, the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the Publisher disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas or products referred to in the articles or advertisements.

Editorial Staff

Editor-in-Chief: Joseph E. Parrillo, MD, FCCM

Journal Information