ISSN 1809-2950 printed version



Basic Information

Fisioterapia e Pesquisa (ISSN 1809-2950), which is a continuation of the journal of Physical Therapy of USP (ISSN 1413-7879), is a scientific journal with the goal of disseminating the scientific production of Physical Therapy and other areas of health since 1994. This journal has a spread in the area of physiotherapy that is the emphasis on publication of scientific articles focused on clinical research and has greatly contributed to the updating and consolidation of Evidence-Based Physiotherapy.

Periodicity: quarterly.

Its abbreviated title is Fisioter. Pesqui., and it should be used in bibliographies, footnotes, references and bibliographic strips.


Indexed in

  • Latin American and Caribbean Health Sciences -LILACS
  • Sistema Regional de Información en Línea para Revistas Cientifícas de Américas - LATINDEX
  • Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature -CINAHL
  • Sport Discus


Intellectual Property

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



The publication is financed by:

• Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo - USP
• Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto - USP
• Sistema Integrado de Bibliotecas da Universidade de São Paulo - SIBI
• Conselho Regional de Fisioterapia e Terapia Ocupacional - 3ª Região
• Associação Brasileira de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Fisioterapia - ABRAPG-FT
• Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior - CAPES
• Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico - CNPq

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