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Treatment of Kaposi sarcoma in children with HIV-1 infection

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2014
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
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1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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Title
Treatment of Kaposi sarcoma in children with HIV-1 infection
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009826.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Andrew Anglemyer, Anurag K Agrawal, George W Rutherford

Abstract

Kaposi sarcoma (KS) remains the second most frequently diagnosed HIV-related malignancy (HRM) worldwide and most common HRM in sub-Saharan Africa where HIV is most prevalent and human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8), the precipitating agent for the development of KS, is endemic. The majority of KS patients would likely benefit from systemic chemotherapy in addition to the initiation of antiretroviral therapy (ART). However, as paediatric staging and treatment criteria are not readily available, there are no uniform treatment criteria.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 113 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 28 25%
Student > Ph. D. Student 13 12%
Researcher 12 11%
Student > Postgraduate 10 9%
Student > Bachelor 9 8%
Other 19 17%
Unknown 22 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 45 40%
Nursing and Health Professions 17 15%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4 4%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 4 4%
Psychology 3 3%
Other 15 13%
Unknown 25 22%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 6. 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 13 August 2014.
All research outputs
#2,691,669
of 12,527,219 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#4,824
of 8,923 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#44,632
of 238,029 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#100
of 182 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 12,527,219 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 78th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
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