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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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March 2015: Predictors of continued playing or singing – from childhood and adolescence to adult years
Many individuals play an instrument or sing during childhood, but they often stop later in life. Töres Theorell et al have identified several significant factors that determine whether children continue to engage in music as adults. Young starting age, taking music classes more than once a week, male sex, improvisation, and the type of music played, were some of the identified predictors. (pp. 274-284).
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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.