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Surgery versus sclerotherapy for the treatment of varicose veins

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2004
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Mentioned by

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2 Wikipedia pages

Citations

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64 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
95 Mendeley
Title
Surgery versus sclerotherapy for the treatment of varicose veins
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2004
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004980
Pubmed ID
Authors

Kathryn A Rigby, Simon SJ Palfreyman, Catherine Beverley, Jonathan A Michaels

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 95 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 1%
Unknown 94 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 19 20%
Student > Master 13 14%
Student > Postgraduate 10 11%
Researcher 9 9%
Student > Ph. D. Student 8 8%
Other 17 18%
Unknown 19 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 43 45%
Nursing and Health Professions 9 9%
Psychology 5 5%
Social Sciences 3 3%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 3 3%
Other 14 15%
Unknown 18 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 3. 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 25 March 2009.
All research outputs
#3,639,769
of 12,527,093 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#5,910
of 8,923 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#54,030
of 189,844 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#130
of 191 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 12,527,093 research outputs across all sources so far. This one is in the 49th percentile – i.e., 49% of other outputs scored the same or lower than it.
So far Altmetric has tracked 8,923 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 21.2. This one is in the 28th percentile – i.e., 28% of its peers scored the same or lower than it.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 189,844 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 66% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 191 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one is in the 30th percentile – i.e., 30% of its contemporaries scored the same or lower than it.