ISSN 1519-3829 printed version
ISSN 1806-9304 online version



Basic Information

The Brazilian Journal of Mother and Child Health is published every three months (March, June, September and December) by Institute of Mother and Child Health, continuing the Revista do IMIP. Aiming at publishing scientific research articles in the field of mother and child health. Contributions should approach different aspects of mother's health, women's health and children's health, covering biomedical, sociocultural and epidemiological determinants.

Its abbreviated title is Rev. Bras. Saude Mater. Infant., and it should be used in bibliographies, footnotes, references and bibliographic strips.


Information Services

The articles published in Brazilian Journal of Mother and Child Health are indexed or summarized by:

  • Literatura Latino-Americana e do Caribe em Ciências da Saúde (LILACS)
  • CAB Abstracts
  • Global Health
  • Sociological Abstracts
  • Social Services Abstracts
  • Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
  • Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts
  • Nutrition Abstracts and Reviews
  • Latindex
  • Scopus
  • Scientific Eletronic Library Online (SciELO)



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



The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • Instituto Materno Infantil de Pernambuco (IMIP)

  • Ministério da Saúde





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