About the Journal - Critical Care Science (CCS)


The Critical Care Science (Crit Care Sci), ISSN 2965-2774 has the mission to advance the knowledge on intensive care and improve the outcomes of critically ill patients by disseminating high-quality research and clinician education.


The Critical Care Science (Crit Care Sci), ISSN 2965-2774 (formerly Revista Brasileira de Terapia Intensiva), is a continuous publication of the Associação de Medicina Intensiva Brasileira (AMIB) and the Sociedade Portuguesa de Cuidados Intensivos (SPCI). Its short title, Crit Care Sci should be used in bibliographies, footnotes, and bibliographic references and legends


The goals of the journal are to disseminate high-quality clinical, epidemiological, translational, and health services research related to adult and pediatric critical care medicine.



Areas of interest

As an international online journal, Critical Care Science covers all Clinical and Translational areas and topics of adult and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

Indexation Sources

Medline, PubMed Central, Scopus, Lilacs, SciELO.


All content of the journal, except where identified, is licensed under a Creative Commons attribution-type CC-BY.

The authors of articles published in the journal are the copyright owners of the article and may grant any third party the right to use, reproduce or disclose their article under the terms of the CC-BY adopted by the journal.

The journal has open and free access.


Associação Brasileira de Medicina Intensiva (AMIB) and the Sociedade Portuguesa de Cuidados Intensivos (SPCI) maintains Critical Care Science. The journal has no financial support or sponsorship.

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Technical review

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Portuguese language review

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Translation Portuguese language

Scientific Linguagem Ltda.

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