ACC(Acute and Critical Care )

In ACC your research is freely available to all, from the time of publication by ahead-of-print. Readers do not need a subscription or to pay a onetime fee or register before they can access our articles. Educators, students, clinicians, researchers, patients, and policy makers worldwide can access and use our content without barriers of cost or access control. Others can build on your data to advance research in the field and expand the benefits of your work.

There is no author-side submission fee or article processing charge although it is an open access journal. All publication cost is on the publisher.

The journal deals with all aspects of management for acute and critical patients. From the stage of article submissions to publication, the journal strives for impartial judging processes and speedy publication. As a result, high quality, peer-reviewed research articles and clinical case reports are published in this quarterly (February, May, August and November) full color journal. Furthermore, it provides an important forum for exchange of research ideas and clinical experiences for critical care practitioners. All or part of the Journal is indexed by Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, KCI (Korea Citation Index), KoreaMed, KoMCI (Korean Medical Citation Index), DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals), EBSCO, Crossref, Google Scholar, ScienceCentral, and the Journal can also can be downloaded from the homepage of the Korean Society of Critical Care Medicine ( and the Journal’s web site ( or

Publisher: Sang Hyun Kwak, Chonnam Nationial University
Editor-in-Chief: Jae Hwa Cho, Yonsei University, Korea

ACC Publishing/Editorial Office #805-806, Yongseong Biztel, 109, Hangang-daero, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, 04376, Korea
TEL_ +82-2-2077-1533, FAX_ +82-2-2077-1535, E-MAIL_

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