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Antibiotics for prelabour rupture of membranes at or near term

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 (94th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (75th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
1 blog
twitter
8 tweeters
peer_reviews
1 peer review site
facebook
42 Facebook pages
wikipedia
3 Wikipedia pages
video
1 video uploader

Citations

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Readers on

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314 Mendeley
Title
Antibiotics for prelabour rupture of membranes at or near term
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, October 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd001807.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Aleena M Wojcieszek, Owen M Stock, Vicki Flenady

Abstract

Prelabour rupture of the membranes (PROM) at or near term (defined in this review as 36 weeks' gestation or beyond) increases the risk of infection for the woman and her baby. The routine use of antibiotics for women at the time of term PROM may reduce this risk. However, due to increasing problems with bacterial resistance and the risk of maternal anaphylaxis with antibiotic use, it is important to assess the evidence addressing risks and benefits in order to ensure judicious use of antibiotics. This review was undertaken to assess the balance of risks and benefits to the mother and infant of antibiotic prophylaxis for PROM at or near term.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Netherlands 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 308 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 53 17%
Student > Bachelor 50 16%
Researcher 36 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 27 9%
Student > Postgraduate 24 8%
Other 60 19%
Unknown 64 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 136 43%
Nursing and Health Professions 42 13%
Psychology 10 3%
Social Sciences 9 3%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 8 3%
Other 35 11%
Unknown 74 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 30. 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 21 December 2021.
All research outputs
#1,027,743
of 21,377,679 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,402
of 12,041 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#13,786
of 253,243 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#61
of 247 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,377,679 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 95th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 12,041 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 29.1. This one has done well, scoring higher than 80% of its peers.
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