2024 Media Kit

Critical Care Medicine

Media Kit

Download rates, dates, and contact information for advertising, recruitment and content solutions.

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  • 12,831 Total Subscribers
  • 344,177 Critical Care Specialty Average Monthly Visits

Online Specifications

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Print Specifications

Type of Binding


Journal Trim Size

8 1/8" x 10 7/8". Safety allowance for live matter: 1/2" from trim.

Run of Journal Page Sizes

Non-Bleed Size Bleed Size
Width Height Width Height
Full page: 7" x 10" 8 3/8" x 11 1/8"
1/2 page horizontal: 7" x 5" 8 3/8" x 5 1/2"
1/2 page vertical: 3 1/2" x 10" 4 1/4" x 11 1/8"

Career & Events Section Page Sizes

Non-Bleed Size
Width Height
Full page: 7 1/4" x 9 7/8"
1/2 page horizontal: 7 1/4" x 4 3/4"
1/2 page vertical: 3 1/2" x 9 7/8"
1/4 page: 3 1/2" x 4 3/4"
1/8 page: 3 1/2" x 2 1/8"

Download Career & Events Section guidelines

Submission of Ads

We prefer and strongly recommend the submission of ads via High-Resolution Digital Media as follows: Required format is PDF: Adobe Acrobat 6.0 + up. Electronic Transfer: Internet, FTP. Please contact your Production Associate for FTP information. Ads must be complete and sized at 100% (confirm final trim size of journal). Ad size needs to include necessary bleeds (minimum bleed allowance = 1/8" each side). All fonts and graphics must be embedded; Open Type fonts are recommended. Ads must be saved as high resolution for print publication (minimum of 300 dpi for half tone times, 600 dpi for images containing pictures and text, 1200 dpi for line art). Four-color solids should not exceed SWOP density of 300%. Convert all RGB to CMYK.

Insert Requirements

  • Acceptance: All inserts subject to approval by Editor. Copy should be supplied to Sales Representative prior to printing inserts. Allow three weeks for approval.
  • Sizes: 2-page insert: 8 3/8" x 11 1/8"; 4-page insert: 8 3/8" x 11 1/8"; Larger sizes upon request.
  • Trim: 3/16" off head, 1/8" bottom, gutter and outside edge; margin for live matter 1/2" inside all edges of untrimmed insert.
  • Paper Stock: 70 lb. minimum, 100 lb. text maximum.
  • Quantity: Consult Production Associate.
  • Shipping Address: Quad – Shipping Department, 555 South 108th Street, West Allis, WI 53214-1145
  • Business Reply Cards: A business reply card will be accepted when run in conjunction with an advertisement of at least 1 page. Please check with the Production Associate for minimum and maximum sizes, paper stock, and binding requirements.

Disposition of Materials

Material, other than inserts, will be held one year from date of last insertion and then destroyed unless specifically instructed otherwise. Excess inserts will not be held after binding unless requested in writing.