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Homeopathy for chronic asthma.

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 1996
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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 (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (95th percentile)

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news
1 news outlet
blogs
6 blogs
twitter
43 tweeters
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page
video
1 video uploader

Readers on

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31 Mendeley
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Title
Homeopathy for chronic asthma.
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 1996
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd000353.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

McCarney RW, Linde K, Lasserson TJ, McCarney, Robert W, Linde, Klaus, Lasserson, Toby J, Robert W McCarney, Klaus Linde, Toby J Lasserson

Abstract

Homeopathy involves the use, in dilution, of substances which cause symptoms in their undiluted form. It is one of the most widespread forms of complementary medicines and is also used to treat asthma.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Switzerland 1 3%
United Kingdom 1 3%
United States 1 3%
Belgium 1 3%
Turkey 1 3%
Unknown 26 84%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 15 48%
Student > Postgraduate 3 10%
Student > Bachelor 2 6%
Student > Master 2 6%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 6%
Other 7 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 20 65%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 19%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2 6%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 1 3%
Unspecified 1 3%
Other 1 3%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 79. 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 17 June 2018.
All research outputs
#157,227
of 11,496,631 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#441
of 9,134 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#154,274
of 10,828,709 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#441
of 9,047 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 11,496,631 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
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