About the Journal

Aims and Scope

The NASCER E CRESCER - BIRTH AND GROWTH MEDICAL JOURNAL is addressed to all health professionals and the general scientific community with an interest in the area of Maternal-Fetal, Neonatal, and Paediatric. The main objective is the dissemination of scientific, accurate, updated and the promotion of research, and its content consists of original articles, review articles, case reports, opinion articles and abstracts of presentations in scientific meetings.

The journal belongs to the Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto and is under the coordination of the Department of Education, Training, and Research (DEFI). Its publication is quarterly. The management of scientific content is the responsibility of the editorial board.

Manuscripts should follow the instructions to authors and must be submitted electronically through the journal’s website at SARC - RCAAP should be written in English.


Journal History

Since its inception in 1992, the NASCER E CRESCER - BIRTH AND GROWTH MEDICAL JOURNAL is published on a quarterly basis in March, June, September, and December. It has a strong presence in the national pediatric community currently lying in his 31th year of regular publication.

Edited so far on paper by the Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto has the Electronic International Standard Serial Number (E-ISSN) 2183-9417.

It is indexed and summarized in some of the most important international databases of scientific papers: SciELO, DOAJ, REDIB, Embase/Excerpta medica, Catálogo Latindex and Index das Revistas Médicas Portuguesas.