Skip to main content

Read a selection of the most influential articles published in 2020 and 2021

Pilot trial of high-dose vitamin C in critically ill COVID-19 patients

Few specific medications have been proven effective for the treatment of patients with severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Here, Zhang et al. tested whether high-dose vitamin C infusion was effective for severe COVID-19.

High flow nasal oxygen therapy to avoid invasive mechanical ventilation in SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia: a retrospective study

This is a bicenter retrospective study which took place in two intensive care units (ICU) of tertiary hospitals in the Paris region from March 11, to May 3, 2020. According to results, high flow nasal canula oxygen for acute respiratory failure (ARF) due to COVID-19 is associated with a lower rate of invasive mechanical ventilation.

Editor's Pick

Severe COVID-19 pediatric cases are less frequent than the adults ones, nevertheless acute myocarditis with intense systemic inflammation and atypical Kawasaki disease  was reported as an emerging severe pediatric disease following SARS-CoV-2 infection. M. Grimaud et al. here provide the first characterization and assessment of this upcoming clinical post-infective complications of SARS-CoV-2 infection.

Read More

Editor's Pick

Early recognition and intervention is crucial in the struggle against COVID-19 pandemics.
Quin Sun et al.  retrospectively summarize the therapeutic process and figure out critical care-dominated treatment patterns that might be the core in reducing mortality.

Read More


  1. Authors: Laurent Papazian, Cécile Aubron, Laurent Brochard, Jean-Daniel Chiche, Alain Combes, Didier Dreyfuss, Jean-Marie Forel, Claude Guérin, Samir Jaber, Armand Mekontso-Dessap, Alain Mercat, Jean-Christophe Richard, Damien Roux, Antoine Vieillard-Baron and Henri Faure


Jean-Louis Teboul, CHU Bicêtre, Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, France

Aims and scope

Annals of Intensive Care is an online peer-reviewed journal aimed at publishing high-quality review articles and original research papers on intensive care medicine. It is intended for all critical care providers (attending physicians, fellows, residents, nurses, and physiotherapists) seeking to update their own knowledge to ensure they provide the best care for their patients.   

Indexing services

To find out more about Indexing services in which Annals of Intensive Care is included, see the 'About' page

COVID-19 Research Updates

We collect here the most recent research updates on SARS-CoV-2 management and treatment published in the journal to make them easily discoverable to the research community

Follow Annals of Intensive Care on Social Media

New Content Item  Twitter

New Content Item   Facebook

New Content Item   LinkedIn

Follow Annals of Intensive Care's social media accounts to be kept up-to-date with the latest articles, collections and journal news!

Latest Tweets

Your browser needs to have JavaScript enabled to view this timeline

Official journal of

Annual Journal Metrics