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Acupuncture for treating fibromyalgia

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 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 (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (95th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
2 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
96 tweeters
facebook
50 Facebook pages
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

dimensions_citation
85 Dimensions

Readers on

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280 Mendeley
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Title
Acupuncture for treating fibromyalgia
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd007070.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

John C Deare, Zhen Zheng, Charlie CL Xue, Jian Ping Liu, Jingsheng Shang, Sean W Scott, Geoff Littlejohn, Deare JC, Zheng Z, Xue CC, Liu JP, Shang J, Scott SW, Littlejohn G, Deare, John C, Zheng, Zhen, Xue, Charlie CL, Liu, Jian Ping, Shang, Jingsheng, Scott, Sean W, Littlejohn, Geoff

Abstract

One in five fibromyalgia sufferers use acupuncture treatment within two years of diagnosis.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 280 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 3 1%
Italy 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
United States 2 <1%
Portugal 1 <1%
Chile 1 <1%
Australia 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
New Zealand 1 <1%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 266 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 68 24%
Student > Master 64 23%
Student > Ph. D. Student 27 10%
Researcher 26 9%
Student > Postgraduate 25 9%
Other 70 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 169 60%
Nursing and Health Professions 33 12%
Unspecified 21 8%
Psychology 18 6%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 10 4%
Other 29 10%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 111. 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 12 August 2018.
All research outputs
#105,758
of 11,615,012 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#272
of 9,164 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,260
of 136,545 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#6
of 122 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 11,615,012 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 9,164 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 21.2. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 97% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 122 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 95% of its contemporaries.