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Agomelatine versus other antidepressive agents for major depression

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 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 (95th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (81st percentile)

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1 blog
twitter
32 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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69 Dimensions

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Title
Agomelatine versus other antidepressive agents for major depression
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd008851.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Giuseppe Guaiana, Sumeet Gupta, Debbie Chiodo, Simon JC Davies, Katja Haederle, Markus Koesters

Abstract

Major depressive disorder (MDD), or depression, is a syndrome characterised by a number of behavioural, cognitive and emotional features. It is most commonly associated with a sad or depressed mood, a reduced capacity to feel pleasure, feelings of hopelessness, loss of energy, altered sleep patterns, weight fluctuations, difficulty in concentrating and suicidal ideation. There is a need for more effective and better tolerated antidepressants to combat this condition. Agomelatine was recently added to the list of available antidepressant drugs; it is a novel antidepressant that works on melatonergic (MT1 and MT2), 5-HT 2B and 5-HT2C receptors. Because the mechanism of action is claimed to be novel, it may provide a useful, alternative pharmacological strategy to existing antidepressant drugs.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 2 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 276 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 54 19%
Researcher 37 13%
Student > Bachelor 34 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 29 10%
Student > Postgraduate 22 8%
Other 64 23%
Unknown 41 15%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 102 36%
Psychology 34 12%
Social Sciences 17 6%
Nursing and Health Professions 16 6%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 15 5%
Other 40 14%
Unknown 57 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 28. 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 22 October 2017.
All research outputs
#784,488
of 16,072,600 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,142
of 11,386 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,995
of 233,034 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#26
of 141 outputs
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