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Capsule endoscopy for the diagnosis of oesophageal varices in people with chronic liver disease or portal vein thrombosis

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2014
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Title
Capsule endoscopy for the diagnosis of oesophageal varices in people with chronic liver disease or portal vein thrombosis
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd008760.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Agostino Colli, Juan Cristóbal Gana, Dan Turner, Jason Yap, Thomasin Adams-Webber, Simon C Ling, Giovanni Casazza

Abstract

Current guidelines recommend performance of oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy at the time of diagnosis of hepatic cirrhosis to screen for oesophageal varices. These guidelines require people to undergo an unpleasant invasive procedure repeatedly with its attendant risks, despite the fact that half of the people do not have identifiable oesophageal varices 10 years after the initial diagnosis of cirrhosis. Video capsule endoscopy is a non-invasive test proposed as an alternative method for the diagnosis of oesophageal varices.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Chile 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
Unknown 107 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 18 17%
Student > Bachelor 13 12%
Researcher 12 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 11%
Other 8 7%
Other 25 23%
Unknown 21 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 46 42%
Nursing and Health Professions 9 8%
Social Sciences 7 6%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 4 4%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 3 3%
Other 9 8%
Unknown 31 28%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 4. 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 March 2016.
All research outputs
#3,323,541
of 12,527,219 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#5,833
of 8,923 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#52,833
of 213,022 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#163
of 225 outputs
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