ISSN 1517-8692 printed version
ISSN 1806-9940 versão on-line



Basic Information

The Revista Brasileira de Medicina do Esporte (RBME in its Portuguese form) is an official organ of the Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina do Exercício e do Esporte (SBME) Brazilian Society of Exercise Medicine and Sports) and represents the main promotion resource of the scientific production in the Exercise Sciences and Sports Medicine (SBME) fields in our country. The RBME was launched in 1995 with trimester periodicity and became regularly bi-monthly published with no interruptions from 1999.

RBME is an inter-and multidisciplinary, peer reviewed, Open Access journal which accepts contributions from the national and international scientific community. RBME publishes original articles of high scientific relevance in Exercise and Sports Medicine, review articles, and systematic reviews. RBME preferably publishes original articles of international interest, not only of regional significance. Its goal is to disseminate the scientific production in the areas of exercise and sports medicine through the publication of original research results and other documents that contribute to the scientific and applied knowlewdge of physical activity, exercise and sports, within the framework of biological sciences and medicina.

Its title abbreviation is Rev Bras Med Esporte, which should be used in references, footnotes and reference subtitles.




The RBME mission is to disseminate scientific production in the Exercise and Sports Sciences fields through the publishing of results of original research as well as other data which contribute to the basic and applied knowledge in Physical Activities, Exercise and Sports in the Biological Sciences and Medicine scenario.



Index Sources

RBME is indexed in the following bases:

  • Web of Science (ISI)
  • SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online
  • Index Copernicus
  • Excerpta Medica - EMBASE
  • Physical Education Index
  • LILACS - Literatura Latino-Americana em Ciências da Saúde
  • SIRC - Sportdiscus


Intellectual property

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




A Revista Brasileira de Medicina do Esporte – RBME recebe apoio do (a):

  • Programa de Apoio a Publicações Científicas do Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico (CNPq).

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