The Fitness & Performance Journal is the official news organ of Insituto Growing up with Meta, publishes quarterly nineteen articles from original research, and informational sections.
In the printed version, the original articles, with the whole text
in Portuguese, are followed by summaries in English and Spanish.
However, the complete versions of the works are available, in both
mentioned languages, in the journal’s page on the internet.
Seeking to assist the legal impositions and the determinations of
the official financial research agencies, the F&P J is formatted
and edited in agreement with the Norms of Vancouver since the first
fascicle of 2007. By its characteristics, the journal is affiliated
to the: Brazilian Association of Scientific Publishers - ABEC, International
Committee of Medical Journal Editors - ICMJE; Directory of Open
Access Journals - DOAJ; and The International Digital Object Identifier
Foundation - DOI.
F&P J is a journal that was created to allow researchers, educators,
students and managers from the health area to have access to the
most important accomplished investigations, mainly in Brazil, regarding
the influences of the physical activity, sport, nutrition, rehabilitation
and prophylactic procedures about the human performance, health
and life quality.
Its main mission is to promote Latin-American and worldwide divulgation
for researches accomplished in Brazilian Strictu-Sensu Post-graduation
Programs, in the area of Health Studies, which study, mainly, the
relations of the human movement with the performance, health and