Intensive Care Medicine (ICM) is the official journal of ESPNIC and serves as a platform for the communication and exchange of the latest developments in intensive care medicine.

Its readership is directed to all experts in the field: physicians, anaesthetists, surgeons, paediatricians as well as those involved with pre-clinical subjects and medical sciences basic to these disciplines.

The ICM publishes a range of articles including:

  • Original papers reporting progress in all areas of intensive care medicine and its related fields
  • Educational articles relaying information on the progress of a topic of particular interest
  • Discussions on technology, methods, new apparatus and modifications of standard techniques
  • Brief reports of rare and interesting disorders
  • Correspondence concerning matters of topical interest or relating to published material
  • Book reviews
  • Meeting reports
  • ESICM/ ESPNIC guidelines
  • Recommendations and announcements

Impact Factor: 7.214 (2014)

ICM is now ranked No. 3 in a list of 20 journals devoted to intensive care medicine.

Click here to access the website of the journal. 

ESPNIC members are also entitled to reduced subscription fees for the Nursing in Critical Care journal.