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Intravenous beta2-agonists versus intravenous aminophylline for acute asthma

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2012
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (93rd percentile)
  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (63rd percentile)

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1 news outlet
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12 tweeters
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2 Facebook pages

Citations

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Title
Intravenous beta2-agonists versus intravenous aminophylline for acute asthma
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2012
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd010256
Pubmed ID
Authors

Andrew H Travers, Arthur P Jones, Carlos A Camargo Jr, Stephen J Milan, Brian H Rowe

Abstract

Inhaled beta(2)-agonist therapy is central to the management of acute asthma. For rapid bronchodilation in severe cases, penetration of inhaled drug to the affected small conducting airway may be impeded, and the intravenous (IV) rather than inhaled administration of bronchodilators may provide an earlier response. IV beta(2)-agonist agents and IV aminophylline may also be considered as additional interventions in this setting and this review compares IV beta-agonist agents and IV aminophylline in the treatment of people with acute asthma.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Colombia 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Peru 1 <1%
Unknown 115 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 24 20%
Student > Bachelor 16 14%
Researcher 14 12%
Other 11 9%
Student > Ph. D. Student 8 7%
Other 24 20%
Unknown 21 18%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 68 58%
Nursing and Health Professions 8 7%
Social Sciences 4 3%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 3 3%
Psychology 3 3%
Other 6 5%
Unknown 26 22%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 17. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 01 September 2019.
All research outputs
#1,207,939
of 15,757,337 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#3,263
of 11,279 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#18,073
of 259,645 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#177
of 490 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,757,337 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 92nd percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 11,279 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 23.2. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 71% of its peers.
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