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Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Journal

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine is the first scientific, peer-reviewed journal to focus exclusively on pediatric critical care and critical care neonatology.

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As an official publication of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies (WFPICCS), Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (PCCM) is internationally recognized as a leading critical care journal. PCCM presents practitioners with clinical breakthroughs that lead to better patient care for critically ill and injured patients.
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (PCCM) is the first scientific, peer-reviewed journal to focus exclusively on pediatric critical care and critical care neonatology. Launched in July 2000, it is a growing publication that is distributed 12 times a year.
  • PCCM had an impact factor of 4.1 for 2022.
  • Each issue of PCCM includes clinical articles, scientific investigations, and solicited reviews.
  • Selected abstracts from PCCM are translated into Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Robert C. Tasker, MA, MBBS, MD, FRCP, FRCPCH
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Editor-in-Chief
Robert C. Tasker, MA, MBBS, MD, FRCP, FRCPCH
Dr. Tasker is a leader in pediatric critical care. He serves as the founding chair in neurocritical care and senior associate staff physician in the Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital. As a clinical academic, he is a professor of anesthesia (pediatrics) at Harvard Medical School, with a fellowship at Selwyn College, Cambridge (UK). He was selected to serve as editor-in-chief of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine because of his extensive editorial expertise and international experience. He has more than 20 years of experience as an editorial associate for other academic medical journals, including Intensive Care Medicine, Archives of Disease in Childhood, Critical Care, and Current Opinion in Pediatrics. He served as an associate editor and senior associate editor of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine before becoming editor-in-chief.

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