JAMA Pediatrics

JAMA Pediatrics (formerly Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine) is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal published by the American Medical Association. It publishes original clinical and basic research articles covering all aspects of pediatric primary care. The journal was established in 1911 as the American Journal of Diseases of Children and obtained its current title in the early 1990s.

Publisher
American Medical Association
Country
United States
History
1911--present
Impact factor
4.726 (2009)
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Severe obesity in youth even riskier than thought

(HealthDay)—Extremely obese children—such as those at least 100 pounds overweight—are in deeper trouble in terms of cardiovascular disease risks than doctors have thought, new research suggests. The ...

Mar 03, 2015
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Immunization rates improve with centralized reminder system

Childhood immunization rates would improve with a centralized notification system that reminded families when immunizations were due, according to a new study, published online by JAMA Pediatrics, developed by researchers at the ...

Feb 23, 2015
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Dyslipidemia, high BP prevalent among US youth

(HealthDay)—About one in five children and adolescents had adverse lipid concentrations, and one in ten had borderline high or high blood pressure (BP) in 2011 to 2012, according to research published online ...

Jan 20, 2015
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