Focus and Scope

The Sri Lanka Journal of Critical Care is a publication of the Postgraduate Institute of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka.  The aim of the journal is to promote research, education and training in critical care medicine in Sri Lanka.  The journal publishes original research, case reports, images in critical care and reviews relevant to all aspects of critical care medicine. The journal also intends to provide CME articles and updates in critical care relevant to the training programme leading to the Diploma in Critical Care conducted by the Postgraduate Institute of Medicine.

The journal is indexed on Google Scholar and DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals).

The journal will be an online publication. It will be published online quarterly.

The Editors invite authors in Sri Lanka and worldwide to submit papers for publication

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Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Archiving Policy

This journal is available for LOCKSS harvesting, to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. See LOCKSS harvesting start page.

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