ISSN: 1980-6108 (online)
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Scientia Medica (Sci Med.) is the peer-reviewed official scientific journal of the School of Medicine and Sao Lucas Hospital from Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS). The mission of this multidisciplinary journal is to contribute to the dissemination of scientific knowledge in several fields of Medicine and other Health Sciences.
Scientia Medica is published quarterly in electronic media, allowing public access to all its contents.
The submission process is totally online, and free of charge for authors. Papers are accepted in Portuguese and English.
WOS - Web of Science, Thomsom Reuters
SCOPUS and EMBASE - Elsevier
DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals
LILACS - Latin American Literature in Health Sciences - WHO
LATINDEX - Sistema Regional de Información en Línea para Revistas Científicas de América Latina, el Caribe, España y Portugal
Special issue on Metabolic Syndrome
Deadline for receipt of submissions for the special issue of Metabolic Syndrome extended to May 30, 2016.
Scientia Medica at SJR
From 2011 (when it was indexed in Scopus), Scientia Medica features the impact factor Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR).
New guidelines in 2015
|Small changes in guidelines that authors should observe before sending papers|