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Glucose levels and risk of dementia.

Overview of attention for article published in New England Journal of Medicine, August 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 (99th percentile)

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Title
Glucose levels and risk of dementia.
Published in
New England Journal of Medicine, August 2013
DOI 10.1056/nejmoa1215740
Pubmed ID
Authors

Paul K. Crane, Rod Walker, Rebecca A. Hubbard, Ge Li, David M. Nathan, Hui Zheng, Sebastien Haneuse, Suzanne Craft, Thomas J. Montine, Steven E. Kahn, Wayne McCormick, Susan M. McCurry, James D. Bowen, Eric B. Larson, Crane PK, Walker R, Hubbard RA, Li G, Nathan DM, Zheng H, Haneuse S, Craft S, Montine TJ, Kahn SE, McCormick W, McCurry SM, Bowen JD, Larson EB, Crane, Paul K.

Abstract

Diabetes is a risk factor for dementia. It is unknown whether higher glucose levels increase the risk of dementia in people without diabetes.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 5 3%
United Kingdom 2 1%
Spain 1 <1%
Russian Federation 1 <1%
Germany 1 <1%
Peru 1 <1%
Japan 1 <1%
Luxembourg 1 <1%
Belgium 1 <1%
Other 2 1%
Unknown 153 91%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 30 18%
Student > Ph. D. Student 27 16%
Student > Bachelor 24 14%
Other 21 12%
Student > Master 17 10%
Other 50 30%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 87 51%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 25 15%
Unspecified 13 8%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 10 6%
Neuroscience 8 5%
Other 26 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 1020. 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 18 February 2018.
All research outputs
#2,340
of 9,726,583 outputs
Outputs from New England Journal of Medicine
#144
of 21,338 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#28
of 133,810 outputs
Outputs of similar age from New England Journal of Medicine
#2
of 316 outputs
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