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Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Swimming training for asthma in children and adolescents aged 18 years and under

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 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 (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (93rd percentile)

Mentioned by

news
1 news outlet
blogs
2 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
42 tweeters
facebook
7 Facebook pages
googleplus
1 Google+ user

Citations

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37 Dimensions

Readers on

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300 Mendeley
Title
Swimming training for asthma in children and adolescents aged 18 years and under
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009607.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Sean Beggs, Yi Chao Foong, Hong Cecilia T Le, Danial Noor, Richard Wood-Baker, Julia AE Walters

Abstract

Asthma is the most common chronic medical condition in children and a common reason for hospitalisation. Observational studies have suggested that swimming, in particular, is an ideal form of physical activity to improve fitness and decrease the burden of disease in asthma.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Germany 1 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
Chile 1 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Peru 1 <1%
Croatia 1 <1%
Unknown 292 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 62 21%
Student > Bachelor 53 18%
Student > Ph. D. Student 37 12%
Researcher 26 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 17 6%
Other 48 16%
Unknown 57 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 91 30%
Nursing and Health Professions 54 18%
Sports and Recreations 29 10%
Social Sciences 17 6%
Psychology 10 3%
Other 28 9%
Unknown 71 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 51. 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 August 2018.
All research outputs
#552,805
of 18,953,852 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#1,240
of 11,893 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#4,464
of 165,707 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#8
of 112 outputs
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