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Prebiotics in infants for prevention of allergy

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2013
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (97th percentile)

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Title
Prebiotics in infants for prevention of allergy
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd006474.pub3
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Authors

David A Osborn, John KH Sinn

Abstract

Prebiotics (commonly oligosaccharides) added to infant feeds have the potential to prevent sensitisation of infants to dietary allergens.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Netherlands 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Mexico 1 <1%
Estonia 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Japan 1 <1%
Other 1 <1%
Unknown 312 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 59 18%
Student > Bachelor 54 17%
Researcher 53 16%
Other 28 9%
Student > Ph. D. Student 28 9%
Other 58 18%
Unknown 42 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 98 30%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 54 17%
Nursing and Health Professions 27 8%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 18 6%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 14 4%
Other 49 15%
Unknown 62 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 87. 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 03 August 2019.
All research outputs
#297,914
of 17,829,175 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#625
of 11,769 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#2,299
of 163,874 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#4
of 108 outputs
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