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Silver based wound dressings and topical agents for treating diabetic foot ulcers

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2006
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (89th percentile)
  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (58th percentile)

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2 tweeters
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1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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Title
Silver based wound dressings and topical agents for treating diabetic foot ulcers
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2006
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd005082.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Shan Bergin, Paul Wraight

Abstract

Foot ulceration affects 15-20% of people with diabetes. It is a major precursor to amputation in this patient group, and early and appropriate treatment provides the greatest opportunity for healing. The use of silver for its antimicrobial properties has re-emerged, and modern wound dressings that release a sustained amount of free silver ions, are now widely used in wound management.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 1%
Japan 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
Bahrain 1 <1%
Singapore 1 <1%
Unknown 135 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 27 19%
Researcher 21 15%
Student > Bachelor 20 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 16 11%
Student > Postgraduate 12 9%
Other 45 32%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 63 45%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 16 11%
Unspecified 15 11%
Nursing and Health Professions 14 10%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 7 5%
Other 26 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 12. 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 08 November 2018.
All research outputs
#1,161,136
of 12,902,491 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#3,607
of 10,471 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#29,821
of 292,748 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#108
of 258 outputs
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