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Chinese herbal medicines for hyperthyroidism

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 2007
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Title
Chinese herbal medicines for hyperthyroidism
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 2007
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd005450.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Xiaoxi Zeng, Yong Yuan, Taixiang Wu, Liu Yan, Han Su

Abstract

Hyperthyroidism is a disease in which excessive amounts of thyroid hormones circulate in the blood. Patients, among other things suffer from tachycardia, warm moist skin and raised body temperature. The treatment of hyperthyroidism includes symptom relief and therapy with antithyroid medications, radioiodine and thyroidectomy. Medicinal herbs are used alone or in combination with antithyroid agents to treat hyperthyroidism in China and some other countries.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 1 <1%
Hong Kong 1 <1%
Unknown 112 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 17 15%
Researcher 16 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 14 12%
Student > Master 12 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 11 10%
Other 20 18%
Unknown 24 21%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 43 38%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 8 7%
Nursing and Health Professions 6 5%
Psychology 6 5%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4 4%
Other 19 17%
Unknown 28 25%

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 22 January 2020.
All research outputs
#6,912,918
of 22,671,366 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#8,544
of 12,296 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#24,876
of 74,040 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#32
of 56 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 22,671,366 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 68th percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 12,296 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 30.3. This one is in the 29th percentile – i.e., 29% of its peers scored the same or lower than it.
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