About the Journal

Journal of Pediatric Critical Care (JPCC) is an international, open access, peer-reviewed, bimonthly journal, an official publication of Intensive Care Chapter of Indian Academy of Pediatrics, devoted to pediatric intensive care in developing world. Journal was established in 2014. JPCC is indexed in Index Copernicus International world of journal with ICV (2017) : 100.0 (Highest value for any Journal) and Crossref Metadata Search. Journal assures two weeks of peer review process and accepted articles are published within two months of acceptance. All process of publishing is free of charge.

Current Issue

VOL.6, NO.1 (JAN-FEB 2018)

Editor-in-Chief:  Dr. Kundan Mittal
Online ISSN:  2455-7099
Print ISSN:  2349-6592
Frequency:  Six Issues/Year
Ranking:  ICV Value 2017 :100.0

Original Articles

A comparison of recent diabetic ketoacidosis protocols between The International 15 Society for Pediatric and Endocrine Diabetes (ISPAD) and British Society of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes (BSPED)

Bhakti Sarangi, Rahul Jahagirdar, Mohana Nitsure, Sanjay Lalwani. Department of Pediatrics, Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College and Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra, India.

The clinicopathologic manifestations of plasmodium vivax malaria in children

Hareesh Resu, Utkarsh Sharma, Arjun Tandon, Anshuman Srivastava. Department of Pediatrics, Teerthanker Mahaveer Medical College & Research Centre, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Minimal lactate clearance proclaims Pediatric Intensive Care Unit mortality

Mushtaq Sheikh, Tajamul B, Andeeb Majeed, Tariq Ahmad Wani. Department of pediatrics, Government Medical College, Srinagar, India. King Fahd Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Correlation of growth and gonadal dysfunction with pre-teenage serum ferritin levels in patients of transfusion dependent beta thalassemia major

Vandana Rani, Sanjeevan Sharma, Rakesh Gupta, Gaurav Mahajan. Dept. of Pediatrics AFMC, Pune. Command Hospital Pune, Maharashtra, India. Govt Institute of Medical Sciences Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. Dept of Internal Medicine, Military Hospital, Nasirabad, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India.

Observational study on neonatal morbidity pattern of patients presenting to NICU of tertiary care centre, Moradabad

Shruti Jain, Santosh Bhalke, Manisha Kumari, Utkarsh Sharma. Department of Pediatrics, Teerthanker Mahaveer Medical College & Research Centre, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, SGRR Medical College, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India.

Review Article

A Comprehensive analysis of Neonatal pain and Measures to reducepain

Hardeep Kaur, Gaurav Mahajan,. Dept. of Pediatrics, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Military Hospital, Nasirabad, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India.

Short Communication

Versatility of infantile tremor syndrome as nutritional emergency - Curse of improper complimentary feeding

Madhunandan K, Ramesh Pol, Bhuvaneshwari C Yelamali, Ashok V Badakali, Raghavendra Vanaki. Department of Pediatrics, S. N. Medical College & HSK Hospital, Bagalkot, Karnataka, India.

Case Reports

Paraquat poisoning: An unusual lung toxicity

Nitin Dhochak, Jhuma Sankar, Rakesh Lodha. Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

Leptospirosis- A Rare Cause of Multiorgan Failure

Ruchy Thakur, Swadesh Kumar Verma, Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Case report of An Enigmatic Childhood Hematomalignancy

Geetha M, Kiran B, Madhusmitha Jena, Rangaiah V, Nikhila.R. Reddy, T Himabindu. Dept. of Pediatrics, Dept. of Pathology, East Point College of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

Successful endovascular occlusion of ruptured intracranial mycotic aneurysm in a child with Ventricular Septal Defect and infective endocarditis – A case report

Sree Vardhini, Rajakumar PS, Shruthi TK, Shuba S, Santhosh Joseph.Dept. of Pediatrics, Dept. of Neuro Radiology, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Sriher, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.

Orbital abscess in an infant: A rare presentation of sinusitis

Amita Kaul, Saleha Dhalait, Sachin Shah, Ramesh Murthy. Department of Pediatrics, Surya Mother and Child Super specialty Hospital, Pune. Axis Eye Clinic and Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra, India.

Clinical Update

Anaphylaxis

Kundan Mittal, Neeraj Yadav, Utkarsh Sharma, Jayant Vagha. Dept. of Pediatrics, PGIMS Rohtak, Haryana, India. SN Medical College Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical & Health Sciences, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India. Jawaharlal Nehru Medical college, sawangi, Wardha, Maharashtra, India.

Postgraduate / Fellow Column

OSCE: Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)

Kundan Mittal, Sameer Aggarwal, H K Aggarwal, Neeraj Yadav, S Manazir Ali. PGIMS Rohtak, Apex Hospital, Rohtak, Haryana, India. SN medical College, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India.JN Medical College and Hospital, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India

Best Evidence

Journal Scan

Vinayak Patki. Wanless Hospital, Miraj, Maharashtra, India

Critical Thinking

PICU QUIZ

Vinayak Patki. Wanless Hospital, Miraj, Maharashtra, India.

Book Review

A Practical Handbook of Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Therapy

Kundan Mittal, Aditya Batra, Prashant Kumar. Pt. B D Sharma, PGIMS, Rohtak. Holy heart hospital Rohtak, Haryana, India.