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Addition of anti-leukotriene agents to inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 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 (88th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
1 blog
policy
1 policy source
twitter
80 tweeters
facebook
3 Facebook pages
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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38 Dimensions

Readers on

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83 Mendeley
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1 CiteULike
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Title
Addition of anti-leukotriene agents to inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009585.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Bhupendrasinh F Chauhan, Raja Ben Salah, Francine M Ducharme

Abstract

In the treatment of children with mild persistent asthma, low-dose inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) are recommended as the preferred monotherapy (referred to as step 2 of therapy). In children with inadequate asthma control on low doses of ICS (step 2), asthma management guidelines recommend adding an anti-leukotriene agent to existing ICS as one of three therapeutic options to intensify therapy (step 3).

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 1%
Colombia 1 1%
Unknown 81 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 19 23%
Student > Bachelor 11 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 9 11%
Other 7 8%
Researcher 5 6%
Other 18 22%
Unknown 14 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 37 45%
Nursing and Health Professions 10 12%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 3 4%
Social Sciences 3 4%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 2%
Other 11 13%
Unknown 17 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 58. 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 30 October 2017.
All research outputs
#440,708
of 17,383,690 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#995
of 11,664 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#4,849
of 176,739 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#14
of 109 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,383,690 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 11,664 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 25.0. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 91% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 109 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 88% of its contemporaries.