Who We Are

COLUNA/COLUMNA is the official cientific publication organ of Sociedade Brasileira de Coluna (SBC), and of affiliate associations:

  • Sociedade Portuguesa de Patologia da Coluna Vertebral – SPPCV;
  • Asociación Mexicana de Cirujanos de Columna – AMCICO;
  • Capítulo de Columna de la Sociedad Ecuatoriana de Ortopedia y Traumatologia – SEOT;
  • Capítulo de Columna de la Sociedad Colombiana de Ortopedia y Traumatología – SCCOT;
  • Capítulo de Columna de la Sociedad Venezolana de Cirugía Ortopédica y Traumatologia – SVCOT;
  • Sociedad Iberolatinoamericana de Columna Vertebral – SILACO;
  • Sociedade Brasileira de Neurocirurgia – SBN;
  • Capítulo de Columna de la Federación Latinoamericana de Sociedades de Neurocirugía – FLANC;
  • Capítulo de Columna da Sociedad Latinoamericana de Ortopedia y Traumatología – SLAOT;
  • Sociedad Argentina de Patologia de la Columna Vertebral – SAPCV;
  • Federação Mundial de Quiropraxia (WFC);
  • Capítulo de Coluna do México- Columna en linea;
  • Associação Paraguaia de Cirurgia de Coluna;
  • Associação Cazaquistanesa de Neurocirurgiões;
  • Associação Russa de Neurocirugiões de Coluna Vertebral;


COLUNA/COLUMNA is an open access journal that publishes contributions from the national and international scientific communities. Its objective is to disseminate articles that contribute to the improvement and development of the practice, research and teaching of themes related to the basic sciences, the spine, spinal pathologies, orthopedics and traumatology, rehabilitation, degeneration, tumors/infection, minimally invasive surgery and related areas. 


COLUNA/COLUMNA is published quarterly in 4 editions.

The editorial board is composed of national and international members who work at no charge to improve the quality of the journal periodical, aiming to make it attractive not only for regional/national research, but also to the international scientific community.

Indexing source

  • SciELO – Scientific Electronic Library Online
  • Scopus – Elsevier
  • LILACS – Literatura Latino-Americana e do Caribe em Ciências da Saúde



Intellectual Property

  • All content of the journal, except where identified, is licensed under a Creative Commons attribution-type CC-BY.