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Vitamin D and the risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease

Overview of attention for article published in Neurology, August 2014
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#10 of 15,428)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

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Title
Vitamin D and the risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease
Published in
Neurology, August 2014
DOI 10.1212/wnl.0000000000000755
Pubmed ID
Authors

T. J. Littlejohns, W. E. Henley, I. A. Lang, C. Annweiler, O. Beauchet, P. H. M. Chaves, L. Fried, B. R. Kestenbaum, L. H. Kuller, K. M. Langa, O. L. Lopez, K. Kos, M. Soni, D. J. Llewellyn

Abstract

To determine whether low vitamin D concentrations are associated with an increased risk of incident all-cause dementia and Alzheimer disease.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 4 <1%
Australia 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
Spain 2 <1%
Korea, Republic of 2 <1%
Germany 2 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
Norway 1 <1%
Italy 1 <1%
Other 7 2%
Unknown 436 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 80 17%
Student > Master 70 15%
Researcher 54 12%
Other 52 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 51 11%
Other 107 23%
Unknown 46 10%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 163 35%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 59 13%
Nursing and Health Professions 36 8%
Neuroscience 31 7%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 25 5%
Other 76 17%
Unknown 70 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 1005. 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 January 2020.
All research outputs
#5,738
of 15,412,593 outputs
Outputs from Neurology
#10
of 15,428 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#63
of 195,201 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Neurology
#1
of 109 outputs
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