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Public health impact factors

The latest Impact Factors have now been released and it has been a great year OUP’s public health journals. To celebrate this success we have collated a selection of highly cited articles from each of our public health journals, this collection is freely available to be read online until the 30th of September 2016.

Click on the arrows below to view our most highly cited articles from across our public health journals.

Age and Ageing - 4.201

Alcohol & Alcoholism - 2.724

American Journal of Epidemiology - 5.036

The Annals of Occupational Hygiene - 1.743

Epidemiologic Reviews - 9.333

European Journal of Public Health - 2.751

Family Practice - 2.022

Health Education Research - 1.667

Health Policy and Planning - 2.513

Health Promotion International - 2.046

International Health - 1.621

International Journal of Epidemiology - 7.522

International Journal for Quality in Health Care - 2.545

Journal of Public Health - 2.019

Journal of Travel Medicine – 1.88

Journal of Tropical Pediatrics - 1.059

Nicotine and Tobacco Research - 3.811

Occupational Medicine - 1.128

Public Health Ethics – 1.283

Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene - 1.631

Age and Ageing - 4.201

Prevalence of and interventions for sarcopenia in ageing adults: a systematic review. Report of the International Sarcopenia Initiative (EWGSOP and IWGS)

STOPP/START criteria for potentially inappropriate prescribing in older people: version 2

Effect of medications with anti-cholinergic properties on cognitive function, delirium, physical function and mortality: a systematic review

Validation of the 4AT, a new instrument for rapid delirium screening: a study in 234 hospitalised older people

The frailty phenotype and the frailty index: different instruments for different purposes

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Alcohol & Alcoholism - 2.724

Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention for Adolescents: The How, What and Where of Reducing Alcohol Consumption and Related Harm Among Young People

Adolescent Alcohol Use: Risks and Consequences

Self-Intoxication with Baclofen in Alcohol-Dependent Patients with Co-existing Psychiatric Illness: An Emergency Department Case Series

Managing Alcohol Problems in General Practice in Europe: Results from the European ODHIN Survey of General Practitioners

Exposure of Children and Adolescents to Alcohol Marketing on Social Media Websites

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American Journal of Epidemiology - 5.036

Reallocating Time to Sleep, Sedentary Behaviors, or Active Behaviors: Associations With Cardiovascular Disease Risk Biomarkers, NHANES 2005–2006

Pooled Results From 5 Validation Studies of Dietary Self-Report Instruments Using Recovery Biomarkers for Energy and Protein Intake

Red Meat and Processed Meat Consumption and All-Cause Mortality: A Meta-Analysis

Coffee Consumption and Mortality From All Causes, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cancer: A Dose-Response Meta-Analysis

Body Mass and Weight Change in Adults in Relation to Mortality Risk

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The Annals of Occupational Hygiene - 1.743

Exposure and Emission Measurements During Production, Purification, and Functionalization of Arc-Discharge-Produced Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes

Comparison of Dust Release from Epoxy and Paint Nanocomposites and Conventional Products during Sanding and Sawing

An Occupational Exposure Assessment for Engineered Nanoparticles Used in Semiconductor Fabrication

Concentration of Bioaerosols in Composting Plants Using Different Quantification Methods

Antineoplastic Drug Contamination on the Hands of Employees Working Throughout the Hospital Medication System

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Epidemiologic Reviews - 9.333

Pregnancy Characteristics and Women's Future Cardiovascular Health: An Underused Opportunity to Improve Women's Health?

The Prevalence and Risk Factors of Dysmenorrhea

Body Mass Index and Breast Cancer Risk According to Postmenopausal Estrogen-Progestin Use and Hormone Receptor Status

Evidence-Based Preconceptional Lifestyle Interventions

Influence of Macrosocial Policies on Women's Health and Gender Inequalities in Health

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European Journal of Public Health - 2.751

The evolution of mental health in Spain during the economic crisis

Trends of overweight and obesity, physical activity and sedentary behaviour in Czech schoolchildren: HBSC study

Trends and risk groups for smoking during pregnancy in Finland and other Nordic countries

Impact of financial crisis on selected health outcomes in Europe

Differential impact of the economic recession on alcohol use among white British adults, 2004–2010

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Family Practice - 2.022

Impact of body mass index on prevalence of multimorbidity in primary care: cohort study

Reasons for and predictors of patients’ online health information seeking following a medical appointment

The burden of common chronic disease on health-related quality of life in an elderly community-dwelling population in the UK

Prodromal symptoms and early detection of Parkinson’s disease in general practice: a nested case-control study

Why do GPs exclude patients from participating in research? An exploration of adherence to and divergence from trial criteria

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Health Education Research - 1.667

Physical activity and social support in adolescents: a systematic review

Examining clinicians’ experiences providing sexual health services for LGBTQ youth: considering social and structural determinants of health in clinical practice

Accessing sexual health information online: use, motivations and consequences for youth with different sexual orientations

The gendered nature of South African teachers’ discourse on sex education

Associations between tobacco control policy awareness, social acceptability of smoking and smoking cessation. Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Europe Surveys

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Health Policy and Planning - 2.513

Tobacco in the Arab world: old and new epidemics amidst policy paralysis

Health governance: principal–agent linkages and health system strengthening

Financial protection in health in Turkey: the effects of the Health Transformation Programme

Estimates of performance in the rate of decline of under-five mortality for 113 low- and middle-income countries, 1970–2010

Navigating multiple options and social relationships in plural health systems: a qualitative study exploring healthcare seeking for sick children in Sierra Leone

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Health Promotion International - 2.046

Dutch children and parents' views on active and non-active video gaming

Empowerment implementation: enhancing fidelity and adaptation in a psycho-educational intervention

Playing for health? Revisiting health promotion to examine the emerging public health position on children's play

Urban–rural contrasts in fitness, physical activity, and sedentary behaviour in adolescents

Development of theory-based health messages: three-phase programme of formative research

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International Health - 1.621

International Journal of Epidemiology - 7.522

Hypertension among older adults in low- and middle-income countries: prevalence, awareness and control

ADHD prevalence estimates across three decades: an updated systematic review and meta-regression analysis

The global prevalence of common mental disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis 1980–2013

Maternal lifestyle and environmental risk factors for autism spectrum disorders

Data Resource Profile: The Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (KNHANES)

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International Journal for Quality in Health Care - 2.545

Deepening our understanding of quality improvement in Europe (DUQuE): overview of a study of hospital quality management in seven countries

The effect of certification and accreditation on quality management in 4 clinical services in 73 European hospitals

Development and validation of an index to assess hospital quality management systems

The use of on-site visits to assess compliance and implementation of quality management at hospital level

Evidence-based organization and patient safety strategies in European hospitals

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Journal of Public Health - 2.019

Adverse childhood experiences: retrospective study to determine their impact on adult health behaviours and health outcomes in a UK population

Examining inequalities in the uptake of the school-based HPV vaccination programme in England: a retrospective cohort study

Completeness and usability of ethnicity data in UK-based primary care and hospital databases

Regular self-weighing to promote weight maintenance after intentional weight loss: a quasi-randomized controlled trial

Measuring current and future cost of skin cancer in England

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Journal of Travel Medicine – 1.88

LeishMan Recommendations for Treatment of Cutaneous and Mucosal Leishmaniasis in Travelers, 2014

Persistent Abdominal Symptoms in US Adults After Short‐Term Stay in Mexico

Travel‐Related Infection in European Travelers, EuroTravNet 2011

The Role of International Travel in the Spread of Methicillin‐Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

What Do We Know About Medical Tourism? A Review of the Literature With Discussion of Its Implications for the UK National Health Service as an Example of a Public Health Care System

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Journal of Tropical Pediatrics - 1.059

Can Giardia lamblia Infection Lower the Risk of Acute Diarrhea among Preschool Children?

Association Between Functional Gastrointestinal Diseases and Exposure to Abuse in Teenagers

Pediatric Anemia in Rural Ghana: A Cross-Sectional Study of Prevalence and Risk Factors

Prevalence and Risk Factors for Iron-Deficiency Anemia in Very-Low-Birth-Weight Preterm Infants at 1 Year of Corrected Age

A New Mutation in the TBX5 Gene in Holt–Oram Syndrome: Two Cases in the Same Family and Prenatal Diagnosis

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Nicotine and Tobacco Research - 3.811

Carbonyl Compounds in Electronic Cigarette Vapors: Effects of Nicotine Solvent and Battery Output Voltage

Intentions to Smoke Cigarettes Among Never-Smoking US Middle and High School Electronic Cigarette Users: National Youth Tobacco Survey, 2011–2013

Secondhand Exposure to Vapors From Electronic Cigarettes

Trends in Awareness and Use of Electronic Cigarettes Among US Adults, 2010–2013

Hookah Use Among Adolescents in the United States: Results of a National Survey

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Occupational Medicine - 1.128

Evidence-based lifestyle interventions in the workplace—an overview

Sitting time and step counts in office workers

A survey of sitting time among UK employees

Emergency medicine resident well-being: stress and satisfaction

A tribute to Bernardino Ramazzini (1633–1714) on the tercentenary of his death

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Public Health Ethics – 1.283

Using Social Networking Sites for Communicable Disease Control: Innovative Contact Tracing or Breach of Confidentiality?

Equity in Public Health Ethics: The Case of Menu Labelling Policy at the Local Level

Discussing the Limits of Confidentiality: The Impact of Criminalizing HIV Nondisclosure on Public Health Nurses' Counseling Practices

Is Antimicrobial Resistance a Slowly Emerging Disaster?

Relational Autonomy and the Ethics of Health Promotion

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Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene - 1.631

Recasting the theory of mosquito-borne pathogen transmission dynamics and control

Plasmodium vivax malaria in Duffy-negative individuals from Ethiopia

Sex-based differences in immune function and responses to vaccination

The emergence of Leishmania major and Leishmania donovani in southern Turkey

Comparative efficacy of one versus two doses of praziquantel on cure rate of Schistosoma mansoni infection and re-infection in Mayuge District, Uganda

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