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Non pharmacological interventions for spasticity in multiple sclerosis

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2013
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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 (92nd percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (77th percentile)

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1 blog
twitter
9 tweeters
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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Title
Non pharmacological interventions for spasticity in multiple sclerosis
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009974.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Bhasker Amatya, Fary Khan, Loredana La Mantia, Marina Demetrios, Derick T Wade

Abstract

Spasticity is commonly experienced by people with multiple sclerosis (MS), and it contributes to overall disability in this population. A wide range of non pharmacological interventions are used in isolation or with pharmacological agents to treat spasticity in MS. Evidence for their effectiveness is yet to be determined.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 4 <1%
Canada 2 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Sri Lanka 1 <1%
Italy 1 <1%
Qatar 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 536 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 99 18%
Student > Bachelor 76 14%
Researcher 56 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 41 7%
Student > Doctoral Student 40 7%
Other 110 20%
Unknown 126 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 165 30%
Nursing and Health Professions 82 15%
Neuroscience 30 5%
Psychology 26 5%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 23 4%
Other 77 14%
Unknown 145 26%

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 23 March 2020.
All research outputs
#1,719,040
of 21,344,814 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#3,951
of 12,080 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#13,746
of 170,494 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#23
of 96 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,344,814 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 91st percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 12,080 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 29.0. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 67% of its peers.
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