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Pharmacological interventions for smoking cessation: an overview and network meta-analysis

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 2013
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Title
Pharmacological interventions for smoking cessation: an overview and network meta-analysis
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009329.pub2
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Authors

Kate Cahill, Sarah Stevens, Rafael Perera, Tim Lancaster

Abstract

Smoking is the leading preventable cause of illness and premature death worldwide. Some medications have been proven to help people to quit, with three licensed for this purpose in Europe and the USA: nicotine replacement therapy (NRT), bupropion, and varenicline. Cytisine (a treatment pharmacologically similar to varenicline) is also licensed for use in Russia and some of the former socialist economy countries. Other therapies, including nortriptyline, have also been tested for effectiveness.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 5 <1%
Canada 3 <1%
Netherlands 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
Norway 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
Switzerland 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 768 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 129 16%
Student > Bachelor 113 14%
Researcher 98 13%
Student > Doctoral Student 80 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 78 10%
Other 163 21%
Unknown 123 16%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 340 43%
Psychology 57 7%
Nursing and Health Professions 48 6%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 36 5%
Social Sciences 28 4%
Other 112 14%
Unknown 163 21%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 254. 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 08 July 2020.
All research outputs
#76,762
of 17,469,628 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#149
of 11,697 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#562
of 164,560 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#4
of 127 outputs
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