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Intraoperative local anaesthesia for reduction of postoperative pain following general anaesthesia for dental treatment in children and adolescents

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2014
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (86th percentile)

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Title
Intraoperative local anaesthesia for reduction of postoperative pain following general anaesthesia for dental treatment in children and adolescents
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009742.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Susan Parekh, Collette Gardener, Paul F Ashley, Tanya Walsh

Abstract

Whilst carrying out dental procedures under general anaesthesia (GA), practitioners routinely give local anaesthetics (LA) intraoperatively to children. Local anaesthetics are used to help manage postoperative pain and reduce bleeding and the physiological response to procedures. Studies of effectiveness of intraoperative LA to date have reported contradictory results.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 142 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 26 18%
Student > Ph. D. Student 22 15%
Researcher 15 11%
Student > Bachelor 14 10%
Student > Postgraduate 10 7%
Other 26 18%
Unknown 29 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 52 37%
Nursing and Health Professions 20 14%
Psychology 8 6%
Social Sciences 7 5%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 4%
Other 14 10%
Unknown 35 25%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 40. 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 17 July 2019.
All research outputs
#477,913
of 14,368,518 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#1,367
of 10,944 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,684
of 300,289 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#35
of 252 outputs
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