ISSN 0717-6228 online version
ISSN 0370-4106 print version


Basic Information

Revista Chilena de Pediatría is the official Journal of the Chilean Society of Pediatrics since 1930. The aim of this Journal is to provide all researchers from latinoamerican countries with a forum for publishing their research findings in pediatric health. The Journal publishes original research manuscripts, state-of-the art review articles, clinical experiences, short reports, letters to the Editor, public health reports, case studies, meeting reports and clinical Guides from Scientific Societes. All the fields dealing with childhood medical problems are considered for publication.

All submissions should meet the requirements of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors, “Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals”, as detailed in “Internacional Committee of Medical Journal Editors. Uniform requirements for manuscripts submitted to biomedical journal. JAMA 1997, 277: 927-934”.

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  • It receives a grant from CONICYT according to Decree No. 40 of January 15, 1988 the Ministry of Education.

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Sociedad Chilena de Pediatría

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