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Acupuncture for treating fibromyalgia

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 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 (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (94th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
5 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
policy
2 policy sources
twitter
97 X users
facebook
51 Facebook pages
wikipedia
3 Wikipedia pages

Citations

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205 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
588 Mendeley
Title
Acupuncture for treating fibromyalgia
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd007070.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

John C Deare, Zhen Zheng, Charlie CL Xue, Jian Ping Liu, Jingsheng Shang, Sean W Scott, Geoff Littlejohn

Abstract

One in five fibromyalgia sufferers use acupuncture treatment within two years of diagnosis.

X Demographics

X Demographics

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Mendeley readers

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 588 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Italy 2 <1%
United States 2 <1%
Spain 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
Portugal 1 <1%
Chile 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Unknown 577 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 115 20%
Student > Master 94 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 42 7%
Student > Postgraduate 40 7%
Researcher 39 7%
Other 117 20%
Unknown 141 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 218 37%
Nursing and Health Professions 81 14%
Psychology 34 6%
Neuroscience 19 3%
Social Sciences 14 2%
Other 71 12%
Unknown 151 26%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 140. 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 17 November 2023.
All research outputs
#299,440
of 25,706,302 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#502
of 13,138 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,990
of 207,934 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#15
of 285 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 25,706,302 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 13,138 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 35.7. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 96% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 207,934 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 285 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 94% of its contemporaries.