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Homocysteine lowering interventions for peripheral arterial disease and bypass grafts

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2013
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Title
Homocysteine lowering interventions for peripheral arterial disease and bypass grafts
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Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd003285.pub2
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Authors

Alina Andras, Gerard Stansby, Monica Hansrani

Abstract

Elevated plasma levels of the amino acid homocysteine (hyperhomocysteinaemia) are associated with narrowing or blocking of the arteries (atherosclerosis). Treatment to lower homocysteine levels has been shown to be both effective and cheap in healthy volunteers. However, the impact of reducing homocysteine levels on the progression of atherosclerosis and patency of the vessels after treatment for atherosclerosis is still unknown and forms the basis for this review. This is the second update of a review first published in 2002.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Bolivia, Plurinational State of 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Unknown 125 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 16 13%
Researcher 15 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 9%
Student > Bachelor 12 9%
Other 8 6%
Other 24 19%
Unknown 40 31%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 49 39%
Nursing and Health Professions 11 9%
Psychology 6 5%
Social Sciences 3 2%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 2%
Other 11 9%
Unknown 45 35%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

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#15,228,078
of 25,457,858 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#10,001
of 11,499 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#114,230
of 209,423 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#193
of 241 outputs
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