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Meat consumption and mortality - results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Medicine, March 2013
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#4 of 2,069)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

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43 news outlets
blogs
25 blogs
twitter
557 tweeters
facebook
145 Facebook pages
wikipedia
5 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
14 Google+ users
reddit
1 Redditor
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13 video uploaders

Citations

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178 Dimensions

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455 Mendeley
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5 CiteULike
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Title
Meat consumption and mortality - results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
Published in
BMC Medicine, March 2013
DOI 10.1186/1741-7015-11-63
Pubmed ID
Authors

Sabine Rohrmann, Kim Overvad, H Bas Bueno-de-Mesquita, Marianne U Jakobsen, Rikke Egeberg, Anne Tjønneland, Laura Nailler, Marie-Christine Boutron-Ruault, Françoise Clavel-Chapelon, Vittorio Krogh, Domenico Palli, Salvatore Panico, Rosario Tumino, Fulvio Ricceri, Manuela M Bergmann, Heiner Boeing, Kuanrong Li, Rudolf Kaaks, Kay-Tee Khaw, Nicholas J Wareham, Francesca L Crowe, Timothy J Key, Androniki Naska, Antonia Trichopoulou, Dimitirios Trichopoulos, Max Leenders, Petra HM Peeters, Dagrun Engeset, Christine L Parr, Guri Skeie, Paula Jakszyn, María-José Sánchez, José M Huerta, M Luisa Redondo, Aurelio Barricarte, Pilar Amiano, Isabel Drake, Emily Sonestedt, Göran Hallmans, Ingegerd Johansson, Veronika Fedirko, Isabelle Romieux, Pietro Ferrari, Teresa Norat, Anne C Vergnaud, Elio Riboli, Jakob Linseisen

Abstract

Recently, some US cohorts have shown a moderate association between red and processed meat consumption and mortality supporting the results of previous studies among vegetarians. The aim of this study was to examine the association of red meat, processed meat, and poultry consumption with the risk of early death in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC).

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 7 2%
United Kingdom 4 <1%
Australia 3 <1%
Spain 3 <1%
Poland 3 <1%
Netherlands 2 <1%
Denmark 2 <1%
New Zealand 2 <1%
Germany 1 <1%
Other 16 4%
Unknown 412 91%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 79 17%
Student > Master 78 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 66 15%
Researcher 66 15%
Other 40 9%
Other 126 28%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 132 29%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 101 22%
Unspecified 40 9%
Nursing and Health Professions 37 8%
Psychology 28 6%
Other 117 26%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 1010. 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 16 May 2019.
All research outputs
#3,496
of 12,969,275 outputs
Outputs from BMC Medicine
#4
of 2,069 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#24
of 143,755 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Medicine
#1
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