Acta Médica Portuguesa

Published continuously since 1979, the Acta Médica Portuguesa (AMP) is the scientific journal of the Portuguese Medical Association and is indexed in PubMed / Medline from the first issue, with an Impact Factor assigned from 2010 by the Journal Citation Reports – Clarivate Analytics.

The AMP is a peer-reviewed, open access journal aimed at the publication with a monthly basis of scientific works of the highest quality in the biomedical area and covering a broad range of areas of medical knowledge in order to guide physicians in clinical decision-making. The AMP publishes original research papers, review articles, case reports and editorials, among others, dealing with the clinical, scientific, social, political and economic factors affecting healthcare. Articles for publication written either in Portuguese or in English, from authors in any country, may be considered.


Vol 35, No 5 (2022): May


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