Revista Brasileira de Ortopedia (English Edition)
Official publication of the Sociedade Brasileira de Ortopedia e Traumatologia
The Revista Brasileira de Ortopedia (RBO) is the scientific publication medium of the Brazilian Society of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Sociedade Brasileira de Ortopedia e Traumatologia, SBOT) and has the purpose of disseminating papers that contribute towards improving and developing the practice, research and teaching of Orthopedics and related specialties. It is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October and December, and has been published with absolute regularity since its first edition in 1965. The journal receives articles for publication in the following sections: Original Articles, Review Articles, Updating Articles, Case Reports, Preliminary Notes, Technical Notes and Letters to the Editor. Articles can be written in Portuguese, Spanish or English, according to their countries of origin. The journal is aimed towards orthopedists who are linked to the SBOT, healthcare professionals who are dedicated to similar activities and orthopedists in other countries. Its abbreviated title is Rev Bras Ortop., and this should be used in reference lists, footnotes and legends.