International Journal of Obesity

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International Journal of Obesity  
International Journal of Obesity.jpg
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Int. J. Obes.
Discipline Nutrition, dietetics
Language English
Edited by R.L. Atkinson, I. Macdonald
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1977-present
Frequency Monthly
Hybrid
5.386
Indexing
ISSN 0307-0565 (print)
1476-5497 (web)
LCCN 2005243855
OCLC no. 26074170
Links

The International Journal of Obesity (abbreviated as IJO) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by the Nature Publishing Group.

Aims and scope[edit]

The journal addresses the development and treatment of obesity, and the functional impairments associated with the obese state. It publishes basic science and clinical studies that address the biochemical, epidemiological, genetical, molecular, metabolic, nutritional, physiological, psychological and sociological aspects of obesity.[1]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

International Journal of Obesity is indexed in the following databases:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2013 impact factor of 5.386, ranking it 6th out of 78 journals in the category "Nutrition & Dietetics" and 18th out of 123 journals in the category "Endocrinology & Metabolism".[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www2.nature.com/catalog/ijo International Journal of Obesity - Aims and Scope
  2. ^ "International Journal of Obesity". 2013 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2014. 

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