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Omega-3 fatty acids are protective against paclitaxel-induced peripheral neuropathy: A randomized double-blind placebo controlled trial

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Cancer, August 2012
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  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (90th percentile)

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Title
Omega-3 fatty acids are protective against paclitaxel-induced peripheral neuropathy: A randomized double-blind placebo controlled trial
Published in
BMC Cancer, August 2012
DOI 10.1186/1471-2407-12-355
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Authors

Zohreh Ghoreishi, Ali Esfahani, Abolghasem Djazayeri, Mahmoud Djalali, Banafsheh Golestan, Hormoz Ayromlou, Shahriar Hashemzade, Mohammad Asghari Jafarabadi, Vahid Montazeri, Seyed Ali Keshavarz, Masoud Darabi

Abstract

Axonal sensory peripheral neuropathy is the major dose-limiting side effect of paclitaxel.Omega-3 fatty acids have beneficial effects on neurological disorders from their effects on neurons cells and inhibition of the formation of proinflammatory cytokines involved in peripheral neuropathy.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 1%
Canada 2 1%
India 1 <1%
Unknown 163 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 29 17%
Student > Master 22 13%
Student > Bachelor 17 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 15 9%
Student > Postgraduate 14 8%
Other 38 23%
Unknown 33 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 55 33%
Nursing and Health Professions 19 11%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 19 11%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 8 5%
Neuroscience 8 5%
Other 18 11%
Unknown 41 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 13. 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 13 January 2021.
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#1,949,472
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Outputs from BMC Cancer
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#13,062
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