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Basic information

JORNAL DA SOCIEDADE BRASILEIRA DE FONOAUDIOLOGIA - JSBFa - (J Soc Bras Fonoaudiol.), technical and scientific publication of the Brazilian Society of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, São Paulo, Brazil, as a continuation of the Pró-Fono - Revista de Atualização Científica, is published quarterly with the aim to promote the scientific production in Speech-Language Pathology, Audiology, Human Communication Disorders and related areas, about relevant themes regarding normality, evaluation and diagnosis, and intervention.

Normality - Research related to normative data relevant to Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, standardization or not, or even presentation of characteristics regarding the normality of an aspect, a datum, a pattern, related to anatomy, function, individual or population.

Evaluation and diagnosis - Research regarding the identification of deviations, evaluation methods, or speech-language pathology diagnosis, such as: identification of alterations, disorders or diseases; development or application of tests, measures, protocols or questionnaires; characterization of alterations and disorders in structures, functions or systems related to Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology.

Intervention - Research addressing systematized processes of speech-language pathology intervention, isolated or combined with other interventions, destined to eliminate or diminish disorders and alterations, to better utilization of available resources, and to improving present conditions and abilities.

Its abbreviated title is J Soc Bras Fonoaudiol., which should be used in bibliographies, footnotes and bibliographical references and strips.



Indexing sources

  • MEDLINE, PubMed
  • Scopus
  • SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online
  • CSA Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
  • LILACS - Latin American and Caribbean Health Sciences
  • SIIC Data Bases – Sociedad Iberoamericana de Información Científica


Intellectual properties

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



The JSBFa do not receive any kind of financing. It is fully maintained by the Brazilian Society of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology (Sociedade Brasileira de Fonoaudiologia). There are no sponsors.


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