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Mirror therapy for improving motor function after stroke

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2012
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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 (94th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (91st percentile)

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1 blog
twitter
16 tweeters
facebook
5 Facebook pages

Citations

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194 Mendeley
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Title
Mirror therapy for improving motor function after stroke
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2012
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd008449.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Holm Thieme, Jan Mehrholz, Marcus Pohl, Johann Behrens, Christian Dohle

Abstract

Mirror therapy is used to improve motor function after stroke. During mirror therapy, a mirror is placed in the patient's midsagittal plane, thus reflecting movements of the non-paretic side as if it were the affected side.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 2 1%
Canada 1 <1%
Hong Kong 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Italy 1 <1%
Taiwan 1 <1%
Belgium 1 <1%
China 1 <1%
Switzerland 1 <1%
Other 1 <1%
Unknown 183 94%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 49 25%
Student > Bachelor 32 16%
Student > Doctoral Student 23 12%
Researcher 22 11%
Student > Postgraduate 16 8%
Other 41 21%
Unknown 11 6%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 75 39%
Nursing and Health Professions 52 27%
Neuroscience 12 6%
Psychology 11 6%
Engineering 9 5%
Other 22 11%
Unknown 13 7%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 20. 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 19 April 2019.
All research outputs
#812,810
of 13,635,031 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,545
of 10,695 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#6,487
of 121,151 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#11
of 124 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,635,031 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 94th percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
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