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Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Antibiotics for bronchiolitis in children under two years of age

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2014
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (86th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
3 blogs
twitter
23 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages
wikipedia
2 Wikipedia pages
q&a
3 Q&A threads

Citations

dimensions_citation
102 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
306 Mendeley
Title
Antibiotics for bronchiolitis in children under two years of age
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd005189.pub4
Pubmed ID
Authors

Rebecca Farley, Geoffrey KP Spurling, Lars Eriksson, Chris B Del Mar

Abstract

Bronchiolitis is a serious, potentially life-threatening respiratory illness commonly affecting babies. It is often caused by respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). Antibiotics are not recommended for bronchiolitis unless there is concern about complications such as secondary bacterial pneumonia or respiratory failure. Nevertheless, they are often used.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 306 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Netherlands 1 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Unknown 304 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 47 15%
Student > Bachelor 43 14%
Researcher 37 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 24 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 23 8%
Other 84 27%
Unknown 48 16%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 159 52%
Nursing and Health Professions 24 8%
Unspecified 19 6%
Psychology 10 3%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 8 3%
Other 27 9%
Unknown 59 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 43. 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 18 November 2020.
All research outputs
#674,063
of 19,441,086 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#1,557
of 11,933 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#8,737
of 222,935 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#32
of 232 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 19,441,086 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 96th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 11,933 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 27.5. This one has done well, scoring higher than 86% of its peers.
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