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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 (#8 of 13,936)
  • 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 5 1%
Germany 3 <1%
Australia 2 <1%
Spain 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
Korea, Republic of 2 <1%
Mexico 1 <1%
Norway 1 <1%
Chile 1 <1%
Other 8 2%
Unknown 367 93%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 69 18%
Student > Master 55 14%
Researcher 50 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 49 12%
Other 41 10%
Other 130 33%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 154 39%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 55 14%
Unspecified 46 12%
Neuroscience 31 8%
Nursing and Health Professions 26 7%
Other 82 21%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 1028. 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 September 2019.
All research outputs
#3,749
of 13,536,188 outputs
Outputs from Neurology
#8
of 13,936 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#54
of 192,704 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Neurology
#1
of 102 outputs
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