Jornal Vascular Brasileiro (J Vasc Bras.) is an online-only, peer-reviewed journal of the Brazilian Society of Angiology and Vascular Surgery (Sociedade Brasileira de Angiologia e de Cirurgia Vascular – SBACV). Since 2019, it has used a continuous article publication model, with accepted manuscripts collected by volume and year only. The Journal is directed to vascular surgeons and clinicians and to professionals of related fields, and accepts submissions in Portuguese, English, and Spanish.
Mission and scope
The mission of J Vasc Bras. is to select and disseminate high-quality scientific contents concerning original research, novel surgical and diagnostic techniques, and clinical observations in the field of vascular surgery, angiology, and endovascular surgery.
All articles in J Vasc Bras. are freely distributed under the CC-BY Creative Commons license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/). This policy is based on the open access definitions proposed by the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI).
J Vasc Bras. is indexed in the following databases: SciELO, PubMed Central®, Scopus, LILACS, EBSCOhost, Embase, and DOAJ.
Preserved and archived in
PubMed Central® (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/) and SciELO (http://www.scielo.br/jvb).
J Vasc Bras. is sponsored by the SBACV (https://sbacv.org.br/). The Journal is the Society’s main channel for scientific dissemination.
Impact and metrics
Google Scholar h-index for J Vasc Bras. is currently 17.
J Vasc Bras. ranks third among Latin American cardiovascular journals. Journal quartile is Q4, with an SJR index of 0.198 and cites per document of 0.71.
Winston B. Yoshida
Vascular Surgeon and Full Professor at School of Medicine of Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (UNESP). Full Member of the SBACV and a Specialist in Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Surgery. Editor-in-Chief of J Vasc Bras. since 2005.