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Post-operative radiotherapy for ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, November 2013
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
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1 Facebook page
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3 Wikipedia pages

Citations

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187 Mendeley
Title
Post-operative radiotherapy for ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, November 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd000563.pub7
Pubmed ID
Authors

Annabel Goodwin, Sharon Parker, Davina Ghersi, Nicholas Wilcken

Abstract

The addition of radiotherapy (RT) following breast conserving surgery (BCS) was first shown to reduce the risk of ipsilateral recurrence in the treatment of invasive breast cancer. Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is a pre-invasive lesion. Recurrence of ipsilateral disease following BCS can be either DCIS or invasive breast cancer. Randomised controlled trials (RCTs) have shown that RT can reduce the risk of recurrence, but assessment of potential long-term complications from addition of RT following BSC for DCIS has not been reported for women participating in RCTs.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Switzerland 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Slovenia 1 <1%
Japan 1 <1%
Unknown 182 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 27 14%
Researcher 22 12%
Student > Bachelor 22 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 18 10%
Student > Postgraduate 16 9%
Other 37 20%
Unknown 45 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 86 46%
Nursing and Health Professions 15 8%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 6 3%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 3%
Psychology 6 3%
Other 18 10%
Unknown 50 27%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 7. 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 08 November 2019.
All research outputs
#4,154,718
of 21,356,145 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#6,580
of 12,063 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#54,212
of 303,269 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#56
of 110 outputs
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