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Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Ketamine for management of acute exacerbations of asthma in children

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, November 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 (83rd percentile)

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1 blog
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14 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
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1 Wikipedia page
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Citations

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172 Mendeley
Title
Ketamine for management of acute exacerbations of asthma in children
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, November 2012
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009293.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Kana R Jat, Deepak Chawla

Abstract

Asthma is the most common chronic disease in children, and children with asthma frequently visit the paediatric emergency departments with acute exacerbations. Some of these children fail to respond to standard therapy (aerosol beta(2)-agonist with or without aerosol anticholinergic and oral or parenteral corticosteroids) for acute asthma leading to prolonged emergency department stay, hospitalisation, morbidity (e.g. barotrauma, intubation) and death, albeit rarely. Ketamine may relieve bronchospasm and is a potentially promising therapy for children with acute asthma who fail to respond to standard treatment.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 1%
Mexico 1 <1%
Denmark 1 <1%
Unknown 168 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 28 16%
Student > Master 28 16%
Student > Bachelor 18 10%
Other 16 9%
Student > Postgraduate 13 8%
Other 39 23%
Unknown 30 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 84 49%
Nursing and Health Professions 17 10%
Social Sciences 10 6%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 8 5%
Computer Science 5 3%
Other 7 4%
Unknown 41 24%

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 14 July 2019.
All research outputs
#1,167,010
of 17,646,151 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#3,006
of 11,727 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#7,586
of 128,175 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#18
of 101 outputs
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