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Alcohol and mortality in Russia: prospective observational study of 151 000 adults

Overview of attention for article published in The Lancet, April 2014
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Title
Alcohol and mortality in Russia: prospective observational study of 151 000 adults
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The Lancet, April 2014
DOI 10.1016/s0140-6736(13)62247-3
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Authors

David Zaridze, Sarah Lewington, Alexander Boroda, Ghislaine Scélo, Rostislav Karpov, Alexander Lazarev, Irina Konobeevskaya, Vladimir Igitov, Tatiyana Terechova, Paolo Boffetta, Paul Sherliker, Xiangling Kong, Gary Whitlock, Jillian Boreham, Paul Brennan, Richard Peto

Abstract

Russian adults have extraordinarily high rates of premature death. Retrospective enquiries to the families of about 50,000 deceased Russians had found excess vodka use among those dying from external causes (accident, suicide, violence) and eight particular disease groupings. We now seek prospective evidence of these associations.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 1%
Japan 1 <1%
Unknown 171 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 33 19%
Student > Master 27 16%
Student > Bachelor 18 10%
Other 17 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 16 9%
Other 37 21%
Unknown 26 15%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 54 31%
Social Sciences 18 10%
Psychology 17 10%
Nursing and Health Professions 13 7%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 8 5%
Other 26 15%
Unknown 38 22%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 1056. 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 13 April 2022.
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#10,163
of 21,201,553 outputs
Outputs from The Lancet
#358
of 39,111 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#64
of 287,293 outputs
Outputs of similar age from The Lancet
#1
of 533 outputs
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