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Vitamin D supplementation for cystic fibrosis

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 2014
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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 (85th percentile)
  • Average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source

Mentioned by

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1 policy source
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8 tweeters
wikipedia
2 Wikipedia pages

Citations

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34 Dimensions

Readers on

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254 Mendeley
Title
Vitamin D supplementation for cystic fibrosis
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd007298.pub4
Pubmed ID
Authors

Janet H Ferguson, Anne B Chang

Abstract

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder with multiorgan effects. In a subgroup with pancreatic insufficiency malabsorption of the fat soluble vitamins (A, D, E, K) may occur. Vitamin D is involved in calcium homeostasis and bone mineralisation and may have extraskeletal effects. This review examines the evidence for vitamin D supplementation in cystic fibrosis.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Ireland 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
New Zealand 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Unknown 249 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 46 18%
Student > Bachelor 37 15%
Student > Ph. D. Student 24 9%
Student > Postgraduate 21 8%
Researcher 20 8%
Other 48 19%
Unknown 58 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 105 41%
Nursing and Health Professions 29 11%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 7 3%
Psychology 6 2%
Social Sciences 6 2%
Other 30 12%
Unknown 71 28%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 10. 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 December 2020.
All research outputs
#3,252,496
of 22,925,760 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#5,901
of 12,331 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#33,375
of 227,615 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#120
of 233 outputs
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