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Effect of comprehensive lifestyle changes on telomerase activity and telomere length in men with biopsy-proven low-risk prostate cancer: 5-year follow-up of a descriptive pilot study

Overview of attention for article published in Lancet Oncology, October 2013
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#22 of 6,293)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (98th percentile)

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71 news outlets
blogs
8 blogs
twitter
149 tweeters
facebook
92 Facebook pages
wikipedia
3 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
11 Google+ users
reddit
1 Redditor
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5 video uploaders

Citations

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275 Dimensions

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481 Mendeley
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Title
Effect of comprehensive lifestyle changes on telomerase activity and telomere length in men with biopsy-proven low-risk prostate cancer: 5-year follow-up of a descriptive pilot study
Published in
Lancet Oncology, October 2013
DOI 10.1016/s1470-2045(13)70366-8
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Authors

Dean Ornish, Jue Lin, June M Chan, Elissa Epel, Colleen Kemp, Gerdi Weidner, Ruth Marlin, Steven J Frenda, Mark Jesus M Magbanua, Jennifer Daubenmier, Ivette Estay, Nancy K Hills, Nita Chainani-Wu, Peter R Carroll, Elizabeth H Blackburn

Abstract

Telomere shortness in human beings is a prognostic marker of ageing, disease, and premature morbidity. We previously found an association between 3 months of comprehensive lifestyle changes and increased telomerase activity in human immune-system cells. We followed up participants to investigate long-term effects.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 7 1%
United Kingdom 7 1%
Brazil 2 <1%
Canada 2 <1%
Belgium 2 <1%
India 2 <1%
Czechia 1 <1%
Turkey 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
Other 4 <1%
Unknown 452 94%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 81 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 69 14%
Student > Master 58 12%
Student > Bachelor 58 12%
Other 35 7%
Other 116 24%
Unknown 64 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 133 28%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 70 15%
Psychology 47 10%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 44 9%
Nursing and Health Professions 29 6%
Other 77 16%
Unknown 81 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 779. 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 05 July 2022.
All research outputs
#18,454
of 21,820,060 outputs
Outputs from Lancet Oncology
#22
of 6,293 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#75
of 146,628 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Lancet Oncology
#2
of 75 outputs
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