Aim & Scope

The primary aim of the journal is to dispense a platform for students, scholars, researchers, professionals, and industrialists to share their findings and research contribution in an open-access manner. PCC focuses on the enhancement of knowledge and sharing it among all worldwide. The published content in the form of papers will extend the knowledge of the current researchers and motivate the beginners in the diversified fields of basic and critical care medicine, practices, therapy, technology, methodology and treatments in all specialities. PCC is abided to publish only high-quality research papers of different categories original Research Articles, Review Articles, Survey Articles, Case studies, Technical Notes, and Short Communication. The PCC is determined to accept the research outputs on the current topics having high social implications.

Scope of PCC

PCC is an interdisciplinary refereed international journal focusing on all aspects of research on primary and critical care. PCC aims to reach a level of predictive capability that firmly complements the traditional pillars of experimentation and theory. PCC invites all sorts of original, unpublished high-quality research manuscripts.  

PCC addresses all facets of acute and emergency care for the critically ill or injured patient and is intended for specialists who treat patients in the ICU and CCU, including chest doctors, surgeons, pediatricians, pharmacists/pharmacologists, anesthesiologists, critical care nurses, and other healthcare professionals. Each issue offers critical care practitioners the most recent information on promising new research, improvements in tools and procedures, and clinical innovations that improve patient care.

PCC covers all diversified fields of basic and critical care pertaining to to the medical specialities but not limited to:

  • Anaesthesiology,
  • Anatomy,
  • Biochemistry,
  • Cardiology,
  • Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery,
  • Hematology,
  • Immunology and Rheumatology,
  • Community Medicine,
  • Critical Care Medicine,
  • Dermatology,
  • Venereology & Leprosy,
  • Emergency Medicine,
  • Endocrine Surgery,
  • Family Medicine,
  • Forensic Medicine & Toxicology,
  • Geriatric Mental Health,
  • Hospital Administration,
  • Human Organ Transplant,
  • Medical Education,
  • Endocrinology,
  • Gastroenterology,
  • Oncology,
  • Microbiology,
  • Nephrology,
  • Neurology,
  • Nuclear Medicine,
  • Nursing,
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology,
  • Ophthalmology,
  • Orthopedic,
  • Otorhinolaryngology,
  • Paediatric,
  • Physiology,
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine,
  • Radiodiagnosis,
  • Radiotherapy,
  • Respiratory Medicine,
  • Sports Medicine and Injury,
  • etc


PCC covers timely aspects of health care such as:

  • Evaluation of the impact of changes in health policy and practice
  • Health insurance markets and the impact of health reform
  • Health Information Technology adoption and application in health delivery
  • Impact of competition and regulation on health care markets and providers
  • Health care disparities in access, treatment, and outcomes
  • Patient safety and quality of care
  • Health care workforce issues and primary care capacity
  • Patient engagement in health care decision-making
  • Economics and financial issues in health care delivery
  • Organizational structure and behavior of health organizations
  • Comparative effectiveness analysis