Acta Paediatrica

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Edited By: Hugo Lagercrantz

Impact Factor: 1.674

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 52/120 (Pediatrics)

Online ISSN: 1651-2227

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Swedish Young Investigator Award
Congratulations to Dr. Louise Björkman and Dr. Emma Steen who are the winners of the 2015 award. To find out more about the award, previous winners, and how you can propose a candidate for 2016, please click here.

Press Release:Where Infants Sleep May Affect How Long They Are Breastfed
The article by Helen Ball et al. is freely available and can be found here.

December 2015 Special Issue: Impact of Breastfeeding on Maternal and Child Health

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June 2016: Burnout syndrome is a common problem for paediatric‎ residents
Anarella de Andrade et al. investigated the prevalence of burnout syndrome in 28 paediatric residents in Sao Paolo, Brazil, and used function magnetic resonance imaging to assess cerebral function. They found that 53% of the residents had moderate or high burnout syndrome and that increased brain activation during an attention task was associated with higher burnout scores. In the accompanying commentary, Julian Macoveanu discusses whether existing knowledge of depression treatment could aid recovery from burnout syndrome.

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