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 (2016): 90.03 (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.5 NO.1 (JAN-FEB 2018)

Editor-in-Chief:  Dr. Kundal Mittal
Online ISSN:  2455-7099
Print ISSN:  2349-6592
Frequency:  Six Issues/Year
Ranking:  ICI Value 2016(90.03)

Original Article

Clinical Profile and Outcome of Dengue in Children Admitted in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in A Tertiary Center in South India

Ayyammal Palaniappan, Nithya Mani, Nedunchelian Krishnamoorthi. Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital, Coimbatore, India, Mehta Multispecialty Hospitals India Pvt. Ltd., Chennai, India.

Predictors of Success of High Flow Nasal Cannula (HFNC) Therapy in Children with Respiratory Distress in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Lalitha A V, Anjankumar T K, Sumithra S, Pedaitric Intensive Care Unit, St Johns Medical College and Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Hyperlactatemia in Critically Ill Children: The Clinical Value of Lactate for Predicting Mortality in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Bijay Kumar Meher, Devadarshini Sahoo, Deepti Damayanty Pradhan, Saroj Kumar Satpathy, Alok Satyaprakash Nayak, SVPPGIP, SCB Medical college, Cuttack, India.

Case Reports

Hypohydrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia: A rare case series

Manisha Goyal, Ashok Gupta, Priyanshu Mathur, Manish Sharma, SMS medical college and associated hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Letter to Editor

Critical Care Communication in a Busy Emergency – Are we really conveying our thoughts?

Emad uddin Siddiqui, Shahan Waheed, Walid Hussain Farooqi, Saif ul Islam Siddiqui, Zain ul Islam Siddiqui, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan

Best Evidence

Journal Scan

Kundan Mittal, Anupama Mittal, Pediatric Critical Care, PGIMS, Rohtak, Haryana, India

Critical Thinking


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