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Fluoxetine versus other types of pharmacotherapy for depression

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 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 (94th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (86th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
2 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
10 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages

Citations

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Readers on

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401 Mendeley
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1 CiteULike
Title
Fluoxetine versus other types of pharmacotherapy for depression
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004185.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Laura R Magni, Marianna Purgato, Chiara Gastaldon, Davide Papola, Toshi A Furukawa, Andrea Cipriani, Corrado Barbui

Abstract

Depression is common in primary care and is associated with marked personal, social and economic morbidity, thus creating significant demands on service providers. The antidepressant fluoxetine has been studied in many randomised controlled trials (RCTs) in comparison with other conventional and unconventional antidepressants. However, these studies have produced conflicting findings.Other systematic reviews have considered selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRIs) as a group which limits the applicability of the indings for fluoxetine alone. Therefore, this review intends to provide specific and clinically useful information regarding the effects of fluoxetine for depression compared with tricyclics (TCAs), SSRIs, serotonin-noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs), monoamineoxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) and newer agents, and other conventional and unconventional agents.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 3 <1%
Germany 3 <1%
Colombia 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Egypt 1 <1%
Unknown 392 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 68 17%
Student > Bachelor 60 15%
Student > Ph. D. Student 39 10%
Researcher 33 8%
Student > Postgraduate 33 8%
Other 72 18%
Unknown 96 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 113 28%
Psychology 47 12%
Nursing and Health Professions 33 8%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 23 6%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 21 5%
Other 57 14%
Unknown 107 27%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 31. 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 19 October 2021.
All research outputs
#1,023,820
of 21,732,065 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,359
of 12,101 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#8,907
of 175,826 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#22
of 152 outputs
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