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Bed rest during pregnancy for preventing miscarriage

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 2005
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Title
Bed rest during pregnancy for preventing miscarriage
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 2005
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd003576.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Alicia Aleman, Fernando Althabe, José M Belizán, Eduardo Bergel

Abstract

Miscarriage is pregnancy loss before 23 weeks of gestational age and it happens in 10% to 15% of pregnancies depending on maternal age and parity. It is associated with chromosomal defects in about a half or two thirds of cases. Many interventions have been used to prevent miscarriage but bed rest is probably the most commonly prescribed especially in cases of threatened miscarriage and history of previous miscarriage. Since the etiology of miscarriage in most of the cases is not related to an excess of activity, it is unlikely that bed rest could be an effective strategy to reduce spontaneous miscarriage.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 1 1%
France 1 1%
Ireland 1 1%
Unknown 97 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 17 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 15 15%
Student > Bachelor 13 13%
Researcher 11 11%
Student > Postgraduate 10 10%
Other 27 27%
Unknown 7 7%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 53 53%
Nursing and Health Professions 9 9%
Psychology 7 7%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 5%
Social Sciences 5 5%
Other 9 9%
Unknown 12 12%

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 04 April 2019.
All research outputs
#677,252
of 14,568,570 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,014
of 11,020 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#11,709
of 247,073 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#40
of 192 outputs
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