Jornal de Pediatria (English Edition)
ISSN: 0021-7557

Jornal de Pediatria is a bimonthly publication of the Brazilian Society of Pediatrics (Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria, SBP). It has been published without interruption since 1934. Jornal de Pediatria publishes original articles and review articles covering various areas in the field of pediatrics. By publishing relevant scientific contributions, Jornal de Pediatria aims at improving the standards of pediatrics and of the healthcare provided for children and adolescents in general, as well to foster debate about health.

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Vol. 95. Issue 4.
Pages 379-502 (July - August 2019)
Issue in English
Is a lack of sleep harming adolescents’ academic prospects in the digital age?
Katarzyna Kostyrka-Allchorne
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:379-81
Open access
Autoimmune hepatitis in children
Fernando Alvarez
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:382-4
Open access
Review articles
Overview of meta-analysis on prevention and treatment of childhood obesity
Luciana Bahia, Camila Wohlgemuth Schaan, Karen Sparrenberger, Gabriela de Azevedo Abreu, Laura Augusta Barufaldi, Walmir Coutinho, Beatriz D. Schaan
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:385-400
Open access
Asthma control in the quality of life levels of asthmatic patients’ caregivers: a systematic review with meta-analysis and meta-regression
Daniela Duarte Costa, Paulo Márcio Pitrez, Nathália Foltz Barroso, Cristian Roncada
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:401-9
Open access
Original articles
The effect of sleep quality on academic performance is mediated by Internet use time: DADOS study
Mireia Adelantado-Renau, Ana Diez-Fernandez, Maria Reyes Beltran-Valls, Alberto Soriano-Maldonado, Diego Moliner-Urdiales
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:410-8
Open access
Autoimmune hepatitis in 828 Brazilian children and adolescents: clinical and laboratory findings, histological profile, treatments, and outcomes
Gilda Porta, Elisa de Carvalho, Jorge L. Santos, Jorge Gama, Cristian V. Borges, Renata B.P.M. Seixas, Alexandre R. Ferreira, Irene K. Miura, Themis R. Silveira, Luciana R. Silva, Eleonora D.T. Fagundes, Maria A. Bellomo-Brandao, Regina Sawamura, Sandra M. Vieira, Melina U. Melere, Cibele D.F. Marques, Renata P. Pugliese, Vera L. Danesi, Adriana Porta, Marise E. Marsillac, Marcia A. Valladares, Daniela G. Menezes, Carlos Kieling, Mariana N. de Paula, Juliana R. Vasconcelos, Cristina T. Ferreira, Nilza Perin, Leonardo R. Resende, Jussara Maia, Adriana M.A. De Tommaso, Gabriel Hessel
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:419-27
Open access
Waist-to-height ratio is as reliable as biochemical markers to discriminate pediatric insulin resistance
Rafael de Oliveira Alvim, Divanei Zaniqueli, Felipe Silva Neves, Virgilia Oliveira Pani, Caroline Resende Martins, Marcos Alves de Souza Peçanha, Míriam Carmo Rodrigues Barbosa, Eliane Rodrigues de Faria, José Geraldo Mill
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:428-34
Open access
Health-related physical fitness and weight status in 13- to 15-year-old Latino adolescents. A pooled analysis
Antonio García-Hermoso, Jorge E. Correa-Bautista, Jordi Olloquequi, Robinson Ramírez-Vélez
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:435-42
Open access
Chloride and sodium ion concentrations in saliva and sweat as a method to diagnose cystic fibrosis
Aline Cristina Gonçalves, Fernando Augusto Lima Marson, Regina Maria Holanda Mendonça, Carmen Sílvia Bertuzzo, Ilma Aparecida Paschoal, José Dirceu Ribeiro, Antônio Fernando Ribeiro, Carlos Emílio Levy
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:443-50
Open access
Cognitive profile of children with sickle cell anemia compared to healthy controls
Isabel Pimenta Spínola Castro, Marcos Borato Viana
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:451-7
Open access
Health self-perception and its association with physical activity and nutritional status in adolescents
Alison Oliveira da Silva, Paula R.B. Diniz, Maria E.P. Santos, Raphael M. Ritti-Dias, Breno Q. Farah, Rafael M. Tassitano, Luciano M.F.T. Oliveira
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:458-65
Open access
Clinical and epidemiological aspects of microcephaly in the state of Piauí, northeastern Brazil, 2015–2016
Isabel Marlúcia Lopes Moreira de Almeida, Carmen Viana Ramos, Danielle Carvalho Rodrigues, Amanda Carvalho de Sousa, Maria de Lourdes Cristina Alcântara Paz Carvalho do Nascimento, Marcos Vilhena Bittencourt da Silva, Francisca Miriane Araújo Batista, Jéssica Pereira dos Santos, Roselane Sampaio de Oliveira, Filipe Augusto de Freitas Soares, Samanta Cristina das Chagas Xavier, Filipe Anibal Carvalho-Costa
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:466-74
Open access
Left ventricular assessment in patients with mucopolysaccharidosis using conventional echocardiography and myocardial deformation by two-dimensional speckle-tracking method
Mirela F.A. Andrade, Isabel Cristina B. Guimarães, Angelina X. Acosta, Emília Katiane E.A. Leão, Moisés I.G. Moreira, Carlos Maurício C. Mendes
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:475-81
Open access
The longitudinal relationship between motor competence and measures of fatness and fitness from childhood into adolescence
Rodrigo Antunes Lima, Anna Bugge, Annette K. Ersbøll, David F. Stodden, Lars B. Andersen
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:482-8
Open access
Rapid diagnosis of respiratory distress syndrome by oral aspirate in premature newborns
Manoel Antonio da Silva Ribeiro, Humberto Holmer Fiori, Jorge Hecker Luz, Pedro Celiny Ramos Garcia, Renato Machado Fiori
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:489-94
Open access
Health-related quality of life in adolescents with excess weight
Helen F. D’avila, Fabiana A. Poll, Cézane P. Reuter, Miria S. Burgos, Elza D. Mello
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:495-501
Open access
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2019;95:502
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