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Vaccines for preventing influenza in people with asthma

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2013
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (94th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
3 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
37 tweeters
facebook
4 Facebook pages
wikipedia
8 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
1 Google+ user

Citations

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75 Dimensions

Readers on

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274 Mendeley
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1 CiteULike
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Title
Vaccines for preventing influenza in people with asthma
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd000364.pub4
Pubmed ID
Authors

Christopher J Cates, Brian H Rowe

Abstract

Influenza vaccination is recommended for asthmatic patients in many countries as observational studies have shown that influenza infection can be associated with asthma exacerbations. However, influenza vaccination has the potential to cause wheezing and adversely affect pulmonary function. While an overview concluded that there was no clear benefit of influenza vaccination in patients with asthma, this conclusion was not based on a systematic search of the literature.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 3 1%
Estonia 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Unknown 269 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 42 15%
Researcher 32 12%
Student > Bachelor 30 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 21 8%
Other 15 5%
Other 50 18%
Unknown 84 31%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 107 39%
Nursing and Health Professions 24 9%
Psychology 8 3%
Social Sciences 7 3%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 7 3%
Other 37 14%
Unknown 84 31%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 55. 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 08 March 2022.
All research outputs
#631,939
of 22,381,487 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#1,289
of 12,240 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#4,144
of 171,927 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#6
of 95 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 22,381,487 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 97th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 12,240 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 30.1. This one has done well, scoring higher than 89% of its peers.
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