ISSN 1562-8264 printed version
ISSN 2078-676X online version



About the journal

The Southern African Journal of Critical Care (SAJCC) is a scientific journal publishing original research articles, reviews and other articles focusing on the areas of Intensive Care and Critical Care Medicine, Nursing, Technology and Emergency Medicine.

The journal was started and published by the Society of Critical Care Medicine of Southern Africa continuously since 1985.

The journal publishes twice per annum. Occasionally a 3rd issue is published.

Its abbreviated key title is South. Afr. j. crit. care (Online).

English is the publication language for both articles and abstracts.


Index sources

Databases that index the journal:

  • Ebscohost



The Southern African Journal of Critical Care (SAJCC) reserves copyright of the material published.

All work published is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution–NonCommercial 4.0 International license (CC BY–NC 4.0)

The SAJCC does not hold itself responsible for statements made by the authors.



South African Medical Association


[Home] [Editorial board] [Instructions to authors] [Subscriptions]

Creative Commons License All the content of the journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons License

South African Medical Association
Block F Castle Walk Corporate Park, Nossob Street, Erasmuskloof Ext3,
Pretoria, Gauteng, ZA, 0181
Tel: +27 12 481 2069