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Breastfeeding or breast milk for procedural pain in neonates

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2012
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  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (92nd percentile)

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Title
Breastfeeding or breast milk for procedural pain in neonates
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2012
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004950.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Prakeshkumar S Shah, Cecilia Herbozo, Lucia Liz Aliwalas, Vibhuti S Shah

Abstract

Physiological changes brought about by pain may contribute to the development of morbidity in neonates. Clinical studies have shown reduction in changes in physiological parameters and pain score measurements following pre-emptive analgesic administration in situations where the neonate is experiencing pain or stress. Non-pharmacological measures (such as holding, swaddling and breastfeeding) and pharmacological measures (such as acetaminophen, sucrose and opioids) have been used for this purpose.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Canada 2 <1%
Spain 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Mexico 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Unknown 246 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 53 21%
Student > Bachelor 43 17%
Researcher 31 12%
Unspecified 27 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 24 9%
Other 84 33%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 122 48%
Nursing and Health Professions 69 27%
Unspecified 38 15%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 9 4%
Psychology 9 4%
Other 15 6%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 64. 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 17 July 2019.
All research outputs
#262,461
of 13,381,736 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#675
of 10,573 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#3,609
of 250,237 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#39
of 519 outputs
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