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Resorbable versus titanium plates for facial fractures

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2009
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (93rd percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (76th percentile)

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Title
Resorbable versus titanium plates for facial fractures
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2009
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd007158.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Mojtaba Dorri, Mona Nasser, Richard Oliver

Abstract

Rigid internal fixation of the jaw bones is a routine procedure for the management of facial fractures. Titanium plates and screws are routinely used for this purpose. The limitations of this system has led to the development of plates manufactured from bioresorbable materials which, in some cases, omits the necessity for the second surgery. However, concerns remain about the stability of fixation and the length of time required for their degradation and the possibility of foreign body reactions.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 1 2%
Nigeria 1 2%
Unknown 62 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 13 20%
Student > Ph. D. Student 11 17%
Researcher 7 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 5 8%
Other 5 8%
Other 14 22%
Unknown 9 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 39 61%
Psychology 3 5%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 3%
Engineering 2 3%
Arts and Humanities 2 3%
Other 4 6%
Unknown 12 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 14. 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 10 March 2018.
All research outputs
#2,162,987
of 22,729,647 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#4,639
of 12,315 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,392
of 170,186 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#18
of 77 outputs
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