Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Acute and Critical Careopen access


South Korea

Universities and research institutions in South Korea
Media Ranking in South Korea

Subject Area and Category


Korean Society of Critical Care Medicine



Publication type



25866052, 25866060





How to publish in this journal


Acute and Critical Care (abbreviated as Acute Crit Care, ACC) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes current works and ideas in critical and intensive care medicine. It informs clinical and experimental results and evidences for all critical care physicians, critical care nurses, and other healthcare professionals and improves the care of critically ill patients. It is a medium dedicated to basic, experimental, translational research as well as clinical studies relating to all fields of critical illness. It publishes journals quarterly. Join the conversation about this journal

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2019Q4
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2020Q2
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2021Q2
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2022Q2
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2023Q2
Critical Care Nursing2019Q4
Critical Care Nursing2020Q3
Critical Care Nursing2021Q1
Critical Care Nursing2022Q1
Critical Care Nursing2023Q2

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.255
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.125
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20211.919
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20221.896
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20231.655
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.255
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.125
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20211.919
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20221.931
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20231.459
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.255
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20212.148
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20221.644
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20231.354
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20180
Self Cites20196
Self Cites20202
Self Cites20218
Self Cites202210
Self Cites20236
Total Cites20180
Total Cites201912
Total Cites202099
Total Cites2021259
Total Cites2022280
Total Cites2023283
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20180
External Cites per document20190.128
External Cites per document20201.102
External Cites per document20211.859
External Cites per document20221.862
External Cites per document20231.428
Cites per document20180.000
Cites per document20190.255
Cites per document20201.125
Cites per document20211.919
Cites per document20221.931
Cites per document20231.459
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20199
Non-citable documents202018
Non-citable documents202128
Non-citable documents202226
Non-citable documents202337
Citable documents20180
Citable documents201938
Citable documents202070
Citable documents2021107
Citable documents2022119
Citable documents2023157
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents20180
Uncited documents201936
Uncited documents202043
Uncited documents202147
Uncited documents202257
Uncited documents202381
Cited documents20180
Cited documents201911
Cited documents202045
Cited documents202188
Cited documents202288
Cited documents2023113
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