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The Epley (canalith repositioning) manoeuvre for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 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 (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (95th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
3 news outlets
blogs
3 blogs
twitter
86 tweeters
facebook
11 Facebook pages
wikipedia
6 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
1 Google+ user
video
1 video uploader

Citations

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165 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
431 Mendeley
Title
The Epley (canalith repositioning) manoeuvre for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd003162.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Malcolm P Hilton, Darren K Pinder

Abstract

This is an update of a Cochrane Review first published in The Cochrane Library in Issue 1, 2002 and previously updated in 2004 and 2007.Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is a syndrome characterised by short-lived episodes of vertigo in association with rapid changes in head position. It is a common cause of vertigo presenting to primary care and specialist otolaryngology clinics. Current treatment approaches include rehabilitative exercises and physical manoeuvres, including the Epley manoeuvre.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Portugal 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Japan 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 426 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 75 17%
Student > Bachelor 63 15%
Student > Doctoral Student 44 10%
Researcher 34 8%
Student > Postgraduate 32 7%
Other 95 22%
Unknown 88 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 182 42%
Nursing and Health Professions 56 13%
Neuroscience 20 5%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 10 2%
Social Sciences 10 2%
Other 51 12%
Unknown 102 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 112. 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 15 October 2021.
All research outputs
#291,074
of 21,777,067 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#535
of 12,113 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#3,957
of 347,132 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#13
of 245 outputs
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