ISSN 2176-7521 printed version
ISSN 1413-7852 english printed version
ISSN 1809-4406 online version



Basic information

Acta Ortopédica Brasileira was created in 1992 with the purpose of providing an official publication of the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sâo Paulo (DOT/FMUSP), The journal is annually published, being divided into six issues.

The abbreviation of its title is Acta ortop. bras., which shall be used in references, footnotes and bibliographic labels.



Indexation Sources

The articles published in Acta Ortopédica Brasileira are indexed by:

  • PubMed Central
  • ISI (Web of Science)
  • SciELO do Brasil - Scientific Eletronic Library On-Line
  • Elsevier Bibliographic Databases SCOPUS
  • Redalyc Red de Revistas Científicas da América Latina, Caribe, Espanha e Portugal
  • LILACS (Literatura Latino-Americana em Ciências da Saúde)
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)


Intellectual Property

All content of the journal, except where identified, is licensed under a Creative Commons attribution type BY.

The Acta Ortopédica Brasileira adopted until Aug/2015 the Creative Commons license attribution-type BY-NC. Actually, the license is the attribution-type BY



This publication is funded by:

  • Aché Laboratórios Farmacêuticos

  • Atha Comunicação e Editora

  • Departamento de Ortopedia e Traumatolo­gia da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo (DOT/FMUSP).


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