Gluten- and casein-free diets for autistic spectrum disorder.

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 1996
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news
2 news outlets
blogs
8 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
14 tweeters
facebook
4 Facebook pages
wikipedia
4 Wikipedia pages
q&a
1 Q&A thread

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Title
Gluten- and casein-free diets for autistic spectrum disorder.
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 1996
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd003498.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Claire Millward, Michael Ferriter, Sarah J Calver, Graham G Connell-Jones, Millward C, Ferriter M, Calver S, Connell-Jones G

Abstract

It has been suggested that peptides from gluten and casein may have a role in the origins of autism and that the physiology and psychology of autism might be explained by excessive opioid activity linked to these peptides. Research has reported abnormal levels of peptides in the urine and cerebrospinal fluid of people with autism.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 2 1%
United States 2 1%
Canada 2 1%
Russian Federation 1 <1%
Australia 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Mexico 1 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
Unknown 156 93%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 35 21%
Student > Bachelor 32 19%
Researcher 22 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 18 11%
Professor > Associate Professor 14 8%
Other 46 28%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 78 47%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 39 23%
Psychology 17 10%
Social Sciences 9 5%
Nursing and Health Professions 7 4%
Other 17 10%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 85. 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 04 December 2016.
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#80,038
of 7,349,306 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#243
of 8,479 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,304
of 115,547 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2
of 110 outputs
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