Focus and Scope

The Ecuatorian Journal of Pediatrics of the Ecuadorian Society of Pediatrics nucleus of Quito is a quarterly publication with blind peer review by academic peers. Its partial or total reproduction is authorized, citing the source. The authors’ opinion does not represent the position of the Ecuadorian Pediatric Society or the Editorial Committee. The Ecuadorian Society of Pediatrics Núcleo de Quito maintains its commitment to maintain and publish its electronic journal online and in full text. Its dissemination is free.


The Ecuatorian Journal of Pediatrics covers all areas related to Pediatrics and its specialties: Pediatric Surgery, General Pediatrics, Neonatology, Pediatric Intensive Care, Childcare, and other medical specialties derived from the pediatric specialty.