ISSN Online: 2177-1235 | ISSN Print: 1983-5175

The Brazilian Journal of Plastic Surgery (RBCP - Revista Brasileira de Cirurgia Plástica) is the official scientific journal of the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery (SBCP - Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Plástica) (ISSN 1983-5175, ISSN online 2177-1235). It is a quarterly publication with uninterrupted service since 1986 and from 2021 onwards, articles are also published in the form of advanced article publication - Ahead of Print (AOP). The RBCP is indexed in the Latin American and Caribbean Health Sciences Literature (LILACS) and Scopus databases.

The Brazilian Journal of Plastic Surgery aims to record the scientific production in Plastic Surgery, foster the study, improvement and updating of professionals in the specialty.

The articles submitted to the RBCP should address topics on plastic surgery and related subjects. The RBCP publishes articles in the following categories: Editorial, Original Article, Review Article, Case Report, Ideas and Innovations, Special Article, and Letter to the Editor.

The authors are responsible for the content of their manuscripts. Articles accepted for publication become the property of the journal. Only the Editor of the RBCP can authorize the reproduction of articles in another journal.

RBCP is an open access journal and does not charge any fees for article submission, review, translation and publication. All processes are carried out electronically.

The journal and its contents are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (


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