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Edited By: Hugo Lagercrantz
Impact Factor: 1.842
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 43/118 (Pediatrics)
Online ISSN: 1651-2227
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February 2015: Why are there fewer obese children in France than in other Western European countries?
France has one of the lowest levels of child obesity in the developed world. The hypotheses of the French eating culture, educational interventions and genetics have been highlighted as some of the factors lowering the obesity rates. In an editorial, Patrick Tounian discribes and discuss the different hypotheses for the low prevalence of child obesity in France (pp. 118-120).
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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 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
Top Cited Articles
TOP cited articles published in 2013-2014 from Acta Paediatrica
Language experienced in utero affects vowel perception after birth: a two-country study
Christine Moon, Hugo Lagercrantz, et al.
Milk oral immunotherapy is effective in school-aged children
Susanna Salmivesi, Matti Korppi, et al.
Use of heated humidified high-flow nasal cannula oxygen in neonates: a UK wide survey
Shalini Ojha, Eleanor Gridley, et al.
Intestinal microbial profiles in extremely preterm infants with and without necrotizing enterocolitis
Erik Normann, Annika Fahlén, et al.
The zebrafish as a model for paediatric diseases
Olli Lohi, Mataleena Parikka, et al.
The politics of probiotics: probiotics, necrotizing enterocolitis and the ethics of neonatal research
Annie Janvier, John Lantos, et al.