About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The Journal of Respiratory and CardioVascular Physical Therapy – JRCVPT is an International journal dedicated to the rapid publication of the scientific information in the field of Respiratory Physical Therapy and Cardiovascular Physical Therapy. The JRCVPT aims to publish manuscript to professional and students of Physical Therapy and Healthy Sciences professionals (Medical, Sport Medicine, Physiologists, Nurses, etc.).

Title abbreviation of the Journal of Respiratory and CardioVascular Physical Therapy is Jour Resp Cardiov Phy Ter that must be used in footnotes and references.

The ISSN is 2238-4677.

Peer Review Process

The manuscripts that are in accordance with scope of the JRCVPT and meet the quality criteria established (originality and clinical relevance) will be submitted to a peer-review process. The process of peer-review is double blind, neither the author nor the reviewers know each others' identities.

Publication Frequency

Bi-annual publication.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Open Access

The  JRCVPT applies the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 - Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International) license to works we publish.

Sources of Support

Library support - Central Library Zila Mamed - Scientific Electronic Library online - Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte

ISSN 2238-4677

Index source

Google scholar

Member of International Society of Physiotherapy Journal Editors (ISPJE)

Classification on CAPES (Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior - Brazil)