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Interventions for the management of mandibular fractures

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2013
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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 (85th percentile)

Mentioned by

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2 blogs
twitter
17 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
wikipedia
2 Wikipedia pages

Citations

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44 Dimensions

Readers on

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373 Mendeley
Title
Interventions for the management of mandibular fractures
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd006087.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Mona Nasser, Nikolaos Pandis, Padhraig S Fleming, Zbys Fedorowicz, Edward Ellis, Kamran Ali

Abstract

Fractures of the mandible (lower jaw) are a common occurrence and usually related to interpersonal violence or road traffic accidents. Mandibular fractures may be treated using open (surgical) and closed (non-surgical) techniques. Fracture sites are immobilized with intermaxillary fixation (IMF) or other external or internal devices (i.e. plates and screws) to allow bone healing. Various techniques have been used, however uncertainty exists with respect to the specific indications for each approach.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Germany 1 <1%
Unknown 369 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 67 18%
Student > Bachelor 44 12%
Student > Postgraduate 36 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 34 9%
Researcher 29 8%
Other 69 18%
Unknown 94 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 197 53%
Nursing and Health Professions 23 6%
Psychology 10 3%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 7 2%
Social Sciences 6 2%
Other 25 7%
Unknown 105 28%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 27. 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 18 February 2020.
All research outputs
#1,171,949
of 22,155,376 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,736
of 12,196 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#9,858
of 174,926 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#23
of 150 outputs
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So far Altmetric has tracked 12,196 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 29.9. This one has done well, scoring higher than 77% of its peers.
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