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Dietary interventions for preventing complications in idiopathic hypercalciuria

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2014
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Title
Dietary interventions for preventing complications in idiopathic hypercalciuria
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd006022.pub4
Pubmed ID
Authors

Joaquin Escribano, Albert Balaguer, Marta Roqué i Figuls, Albert Feliu, Natalia Ferre

Abstract

Idiopathic hypercalciuria is an inherited metabolic abnormality that is characterised by excessive amounts of calcium excreted in the urine by people whose calcium serum levels are normal. Morbidity associated with idiopathic hypercalciuria is chiefly related to kidney stone disease and bone demineralisation leading to osteopenia and osteoporosis. Idiopathic hypercalciuria contributes to kidney stone disease at all life stages; people with the condition are prone to developing oxalate and calcium phosphate kidney stones. In some cases, crystallised calcium can be deposited in the renal interstitium, causing increased calcium levels in the kidneys. In children, idiopathic hypercalciuria can cause a range of comorbidities including recurrent macroscopic or microscopic haematuria, frequency dysuria syndrome, urinary tract infections and abdominal and lumbar pain. Various dietary interventions have been described that aim to decrease urinary calcium levels or urinary crystallisation.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 1%
New Zealand 1 <1%
Chile 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Unknown 185 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 33 17%
Student > Master 29 15%
Researcher 24 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 23 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 14 7%
Other 42 22%
Unknown 25 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 86 45%
Nursing and Health Professions 30 16%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 9 5%
Social Sciences 6 3%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 5 3%
Other 19 10%
Unknown 35 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 31. 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 27 December 2018.
All research outputs
#789,404
of 17,351,915 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,038
of 11,661 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#11,825
of 266,257 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#38
of 187 outputs
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