5.2(top 2%)
Impact Factor
5.8(top 2%)
extended IF
219(top 1%)
H-Index
5,892
authors
6,468
papers
334,418
citations
9,632
citing journals
112,337
citing authors

Most Cited Articles of International Journal of Obesity

TitleYearCitations
Overweight and obesity in the United States: prevalence and trends, 1960-199419982.1K
Global burden of obesity in 2005 and projections to 203020081.8K
Reproducibility, power and validity of visual analogue scales in assessment of appetite sensations in single test meal studies20001.3K
Long-term impact of overweight and obesity in childhood and adolescence on morbidity and premature mortality in adulthood: systematic review20111.3K
Physical fitness in childhood and adolescence: a powerful marker of health20081.2K
Maternal obesity and pregnancy outcome: a study of 287,213 pregnancies in London20011.1K
Risks and consequences of childhood and adolescent obesity1999971
Critical evaluation of energy intake using the Goldberg cut-off for energy intake:basal metabolic rate. A practical guide to its calculation, use and limitations2000927
The nutrition transition: worldwide obesity dynamics and their determinants2004842
Body mass index and percent body fat: a meta analysis among different ethnic groups1998790
Breast-feeding and childhood obesity--a systematic review2004785
Human colonic microbiota associated with diet, obesity and weight loss2008779
Accuracy of body mass index in diagnosing obesity in the adult general population2008765
Relationships between media use, body fatness and physical activity in children and youth: a meta-analysis2004676
Leptin: a review of its peripheral actions and interactions2002630
Adipose tissue as an endocrine and paracrine organ1998621
Liquid versus solid carbohydrate: effects on food intake and body weight2000602
Diagnostic performance of body mass index to identify obesity as defined by body adiposity: a systematic review and meta-analysis2010577
Waist circumference and waist-to-height ratio are better predictors of cardiovascular disease risk factors in children than body mass index2000576
Psychometric properties and factor structure of the Three-Factor Eating Questionnaire (TFEQ) in obese men and women. Results from the Swedish Obese Subjects (SOS) study2000570
Ten-year trends in health-related quality of life after surgical and conventional treatment for severe obesity: the SOS intervention study2007564
Randomized trial on protein vs carbohydrate in ad libitum fat reduced diet for the treatment of obesity1999539
Increased visceral fat and decreased energy expenditure during the menopausal transition2008529
Is China facing an obesity epidemic and the consequences? The trends in obesity and chronic disease in China2007512
Perceptions of weight discrimination: prevalence and comparison to race and gender discrimination in America2008511