Obesity (journal)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Obesity  
DisciplineEndocrinology
LanguageEnglish
Edited byEric Ravussin
Publication details
Former name(s)
Obesity Research
History1993-present
Publisher
FrequencyMonthly
4.389 (2013)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Obesity
Indexing
ISSN1930-7381 (print)
1930-739X (web)
Links

Obesity is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering research into obesity. It was established in 1993 under the name Obesity Research, obtaining its current name in 2006.[1][2] It is published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the Obesity Society, of which it is the official journal. The editor-in-chief is Eric Ravussin (Pennington Biomedical Research Center). According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2013 impact factor of 4.389.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.)". NLM Catalog. Retrieved 4 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Obesity Research". NLM Catalog. Retrieved 4 May 2015.
  3. ^ "Obesity". 2013 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2014.

External links[edit]