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Leukotriene inhibitors for bronchiolitis in infants and young children

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2015
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  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (55th percentile)

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Title
Leukotriene inhibitors for bronchiolitis in infants and young children
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2015
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd010636.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Fang Liu, Jing Ouyang, Atul N Sharma, Songqing Liu, Bo Yang, Wei Xiong, Rufu Xu

Abstract

Bronchiolitis is an acute inflammatory illness of the bronchioles common among infants and young children. It is often caused by the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). Management of bronchiolitis varies between clinicians, reflecting the lack of evidence for a specific treatment approach. The leukotriene pathway has been reported to be involved in the pathogenesis of bronchiolitis. Leukotriene inhibitors such as montelukast have been used in infants and young children with bronchiolitis. However, the results from limited randomised controlled trials (RCTs) are controversial and necessitate a thorough evaluation of their efficacy for bronchiolitis in infants and young children.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 161 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 21 13%
Student > Bachelor 17 11%
Researcher 13 8%
Student > Postgraduate 11 7%
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 6%
Other 32 20%
Unknown 57 35%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 59 37%
Nursing and Health Professions 15 9%
Psychology 4 2%
Computer Science 2 1%
Immunology and Microbiology 2 1%
Other 13 8%
Unknown 66 41%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 14. 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 11 January 2024.
All research outputs
#2,552,177
of 25,381,864 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#5,174
of 13,019 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#31,516
of 269,917 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#116
of 259 outputs
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So far Altmetric has tracked 13,019 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 35.7. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 60% of its peers.
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