Publish in this journal
ISSN: 2173-5727

Medicina Intensiva is the journal of the Spanish Society of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine and Coronary Units (SEMICIUC), and has become the reference publication in Spanish in its field. Medicina Intensiva mainly publishes Original Articles, Reviews, Clinical Notes, Images in Intensive Medicine, and Information relevant to the specialty. All works go through a rigorous selection process.

See more

Indexed in:

Index Medicus / MEDLINE / EMBASE / Excerpta Medica / SCOPUS / MEDES / Science Citation Index Expanded, Journal of Citation Reports

See more

Follow us:


Impact factor

The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years.

© Clarivate Analytics, Journal Citation Reports 2021

See more
Impact factor 2020

CiteScore measures average citations received per document published.

See more
Citescore 2019

SRJ is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal's impact.

See more
SJR 2019

SNIP measures contextual citation impact by wighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field.

See more
SNIP 2019
View more metrics
Articles in press

Articles in press are accepted, peer reviewed articles that are not yet assigned to volumes/issues, but are citable using DOI. More info

Age as a limiting factor of admission to an intensive care unit
P. Escudero-Acha, O. Leizaola, N. Lázaro, M. Cordero, I. Gomez-Acebo, A. González-Castro
Available online 2 September 2021
Characteristics of prolonged noninvasive ventilation in emergency departments and impact upon effectiveness. Analysis of the VNICat registry
M. Arranz, J. Jacob, M. Sancho-Ramoneda, À. Lopez, M.C. Navarro-Sáez, J.R. Cousiño-Chao, X. López-Altimiras, F. López i Vengut, O. García-Trallero, A. German, J. Farré-Cerdà, J. Zorrilla
Available online 31 August 2021
High-flow oxygen therapy in acute hypoxemic respiratory failure secondary to COVID-19 pneumonia
D.A. Godoy, N. Graneros, L. Oyarzabal, F. Murillo-Cabezas
Available online 31 August 2021
View all Ahead of print
Current Issue
Vol. 45. Issue 6.
Pages 325-386 (August - September 2021)
Sumario en español
Original articles
Outcomes of renal replacement therapy in the critically ill with COVID-19
E. Burke, E. Haber, C.W. Pike, R. Sonti
Med Intensiva. 2021;45:325-31
Epidemiology and prognosis of patients with a history of cancer admitted to intensive care. A multicenter observational study
P.M. Olaechea Astigarraga, F. Álvarez Lerma, C. Beato Zambrano, R. Gimeno Costa, F. Gordo Vidal, R. Durá Navarro, C. Ruano Suarez, T. Aldabó Pallás, J. Garnacho Montero
Med Intensiva. 2021;45:332-46
Risk factors associated to noninvasive ventilation failure in primary influenza A pneumonia in the critical care setting
H. Hernández Garcés, A. Navarro Lacalle, L. Lizama López, R. Zaragoza Crespo
Med Intensiva. 2021;45:347-53
Active humidification in mechanical ventilation is not associated to an increase in respiratory infectious complications in a quasi-experimental pre–post intervention study
L. Picazo, M.P. Gracia Arnillas, R. Muñoz-Bermúdez, X. Durán, F. Álvarez Lerma, J.R. Masclans
Med Intensiva. 2021;45:354-61
View all issue
Free access article
Point Of view
Pulmonary arterial hypertension and COVID-19
M.L. Avellanas Chavala
Med Intensiva. 2020;44:577-9
View all archive
Most often read last 3 years
Special article
G. Moreno, R. Carbonell, M. Bodí, A. Rodríguez
Med Intensiva. 2021;45:42-55
This article has been read 5.103 times
View all Most Often read articles
Instructions for authors
Publish in Medicina Intensiva (English Edition)
Medicina Intensiva (English Edition)

Subscribe to our newsletter

es en

¿Es usted profesional sanitario apto para prescribir o dispensar medicamentos?

Are you a health professional able to prescribe or dispense drugs?