Caring for the Critically Ill Patient. Articles
published in this section are primarily original research reports, preferably
clinical trials, or systematic reviews (see above classifications for manuscript
submission requirements by category of article) that address virtually any
aspect of critical illness, from prevention and triage, through resuscitation
and acute treatment, to rehabilitation and palliation. Articles that provide
new insights into the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of critically ill
patients, as well as those that explore pathophysiological, technological,
ethical, or other related aspects of critical care medicine, are welcome.
For reports of original data and systematic reviews, a structured abstract
is required; see instructions for preparing structured abstracts on page 124.
Recommended length: 3000 to 3500 words (not including abstract, tables, figures,