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Dietary advice for people with schizophrenia

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2016
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Title
Dietary advice for people with schizophrenia
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2016
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009547.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Robert Pearsall, Kudlar Thyarappa Praveen, Anthony Pelosi, John Geddes

Abstract

People with serious mental illness have consistently higher levels of mortality and morbidity than the general population. They have greater levels of cardiovascular disease, metabolic disease, diabetes, and respiratory illness. Although genetics may have a role in the physical health problems of these people, lifestyle and environmental factors such as smoking, obesity, poor diet, and low levels of physical activity play a prominent part. To review the effects of dietary advice for schizophrenia and schizophrenia-like psychosis. We searched the Cochrane Schizophrenia Group's Trials Register (September 09, 2013 and February 24, 2016). We planned to include all randomised clinical trials focusing on dietary advice versus standard care. The review authors (RP, KTP) independently screened search results but did not identify any studies that fulfilled the review's criteria. We did not identify any studies that met our inclusion criteria. Dietary advice has been shown to improve the dietary intake of the general population. Research is needed to determine whether dietary advice can have a similar benefit in people with serious mental illness.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 81 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 20 25%
Unspecified 12 15%
Researcher 12 15%
Student > Bachelor 8 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 8 10%
Other 21 26%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 27 33%
Unspecified 15 19%
Psychology 13 16%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 5 6%
Nursing and Health Professions 5 6%
Other 16 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 5. 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 29 May 2019.
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#3,169,492
of 13,155,526 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#5,843
of 10,503 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#68,870
of 265,012 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#120
of 193 outputs
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