We communicate that we will temporarily receive articles on systematic and
integrative review. We reiterate that the manuscripts will follow the peer
review steps, following the publication process in the Portuguese and English
languages if they are accepted.
Instructions to Authors (IAs):
Systematic Review:It is a
review planned to answer a specific question, using a systematized methodology
to critically identify, select, and evaluate studies published, and analyze the
data from these studies to be included in the review.
Meta-analysis: The statistical methods (meta-analysis) may or may not be used in
the analysis and synthesis of results from studies included in the review.
integrative review consists of a broad analysis of the literature, including
articles based on previous experimental and non-experimental studies, aiming to
obtain a complete understanding of a given phenomenon.
The limit of 3000 words and a maximum of 35 references should not be exceeded.
Regarding the mandatory documentation, we reiterate that signature of the
authorization term is necessary for publication and transfer of the copyright to
the journal. It must be signed by all authors and addressed to the
editor-in-chief, according to themodel (available
Home Page Acta), including cover letter and proof of payment of the submission
The abstract of the submitted article should be structured (with theObjective,
Methods, Results, Conclusion,andDescriptors
sections), and the body of the manuscript should also be structured (with
Results, Discussion, Conclusion,andReferences