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Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Lacosamide for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2012
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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 (89th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (70th percentile)

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1 policy source
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9 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
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1 Wikipedia page
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1 Google+ user

Citations

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171 Mendeley
Title
Lacosamide for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2012
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009318.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Leslie Hearn, Sheena Derry, R Andrew Moore

Abstract

Antiepileptic drugs have been used in pain management since the 1960s; some seem to be especially useful for neuropathic pain. Lacosamide is an antiepileptic drug that has recently been investigated for neuropathic pain relief, although it failed to get approval for painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy from either the Food and Drug Administration or the European Medicines Agency.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 2 1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
Unknown 167 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 35 20%
Researcher 21 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 15 9%
Other 14 8%
Student > Bachelor 14 8%
Other 38 22%
Unknown 34 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 67 39%
Nursing and Health Professions 17 10%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 9 5%
Psychology 8 5%
Neuroscience 6 4%
Other 26 15%
Unknown 38 22%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 13. 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 06 April 2021.
All research outputs
#1,966,500
of 19,003,560 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#4,531
of 11,915 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,809
of 108,270 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#15
of 48 outputs
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