Top cited articles

To celebrate another year of high quality, cutting edge content published in Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, we have shortlisted the most cited papers of 2019 and 2020. These articles are all free to access.



Effects of Housing First approaches on health and well-being of adults who are homeless or at risk of homelessness: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised
FEB 2019 10.1136/jech-2018-210981

Using natural experimental studies to guide public health action: turning the evidence-based medicine paradigm on its head
NOV 2019 

Relationship between childhood socioeconomic position and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs): a systematic review
SEPT 2019 10.1136/jech-2019-212738

Contribution of smoking and alcohol consumption to income differences in life expectancy: evidence using Danish, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish register data
JAN 2019 10.1136/jech-2018-211640

Skeletal muscle mass in relation to 10 year cardiovascular disease incidence among middle aged and older adults: the ATTICA study
NOV 2019 10.1136/jech-2019-212268