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Orthodontic treatment for prominent lower front teeth (Class III malocclusion) in children

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 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)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (79th percentile)

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1 blog
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26 tweeters

Citations

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27 Dimensions

Readers on

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249 Mendeley
Title
Orthodontic treatment for prominent lower front teeth (Class III malocclusion) in children
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd003451.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Simon Watkinson, Jayne E Harrison, Susan Furness, Helen V Worthington

Abstract

Prominent lower front teeth (termed reverse bite; under bite; Class III malocclusion) may be due to a combination of the jaw or tooth positions or both. The upper jaw (maxilla) can be too far back or the lower jaw (mandible) too far forward, or both. Prominent lower front teeth can also occur if the upper front teeth (incisors) are tipped back or the lower front teeth are tipped forwards, or both. Various treatment approaches have been described to correct prominent lower front teeth in children and adolescents.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Germany 3 1%
Egypt 1 <1%
Unknown 245 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 50 20%
Student > Postgraduate 28 11%
Student > Bachelor 24 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 21 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 18 7%
Other 60 24%
Unknown 48 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 147 59%
Nursing and Health Professions 13 5%
Psychology 7 3%
Social Sciences 6 2%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 2%
Other 9 4%
Unknown 61 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 26. 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 December 2017.
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#1,028,852
of 18,978,726 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,577
of 11,901 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,789
of 182,521 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#23
of 106 outputs
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