© Foundation Acta Paediatrica. Published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Edited By: Hugo Lagercrantz
Impact Factor: 1.974
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 38/122 (Pediatrics)
Online ISSN: 1651-2227
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Language experienced in utero affects vowel perception after birth: a two-country study
Christine Moon, Hugo Lagercrantz, Patricia K Kuhl
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May 2014: The Swedish polio vaccine in memoriam
It is difficult for younger generations of today to imagine the fear in the past of contracting polio. Erik Lycke refers to personal memories of the 1950s and 1960s when the Swedish polio vaccine was developed. He also explains why Jonas Salk and Albert Sabin, who developed the first vaccines, were never awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Read the full article for free here: The Swedish polio vaccine in memoriam
Acta Paediatrica Virtual Issues
Virtual issues are collections of articles on a particular subject, published in Acta Paediatrica. They are selected by the editor to provide a rapid overview of the activity in a particular aspect of paediatrics. The following virtual issues are now freely available:
- Selected articles on obesity published in Acta Paediatrica June 2012 to June 2013
- Selected articles on speech and language development published in Acta Paediatrica during 2011-2013
- Selected articles from the Biennial Meeting of the International Perinatal Collegium XXII in Amalfi, Italy, June 25-29, 2011