Publisher: Health and Medical Publishing Group

Suite 11

Londsdale Building

Gardeiner way



Sponsoring Organizations:

This is the official journal of the Critical Care Society of Southern Africa (CCSSA)

The CCSSA appoints the editor and the editorial board

The journal is financed by the CCSSA and advertisements published in the print version.

There are no submission or publication fees

The journal is open access electronically and the print edition is distributed free of charge to all members of the CCSSA and all delegates to the CCSSA annual congress and the annual national refresher course. 


Peer Review:

All manuscripts are reviewed initially by two editors and only those that meet the scientific and editorial standards of the journal, and fit within the aims and scope of the journal, will be sent for external peer review. A double blind review process is followed at SAJCC if requested by the author. Each manuscript is reviewed by two reviewers selected on the basis of their expertise in the field. The final decision to publish is made by the Chief Editor.

Open Access Policy:

The electronic version of the journal is open access and also available at the journal website:

Publication Scheduling:

Published in print and online biannually in July/August and November/December since 1984.

Published online ahead of print from 2018

Journal Identifiers

eISSN: 2078-676X
print ISSN: 1562-8264