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Interventions for preventing obesity in children

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2011
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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 (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (97th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
2 news outlets
blogs
7 blogs
policy
7 policy sources
twitter
142 tweeters
facebook
11 Facebook pages
googleplus
2 Google+ users

Citations

dimensions_citation
1213 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
1423 Mendeley
citeulike
4 CiteULike
Title
Interventions for preventing obesity in children
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2011
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd001871.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Elizabeth Waters, Andrea de Silva-Sanigorski, Belinda J Burford, Tamara Brown, Karen J Campbell, Yang Gao, Rebecca Armstrong, Lauren Prosser, Carolyn D Summerbell

Abstract

Prevention of childhood obesity is an international public health priority given the significant impact of obesity on acute and chronic diseases, general health, development and well-being. The international evidence base for strategies that governments, communities and families can implement to prevent obesity, and promote health, has been accumulating but remains unclear.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 15 1%
United States 8 <1%
Germany 4 <1%
Belgium 3 <1%
France 3 <1%
Spain 3 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
Portugal 2 <1%
Canada 2 <1%
Other 12 <1%
Unknown 1369 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 325 23%
Student > Bachelor 213 15%
Student > Ph. D. Student 198 14%
Researcher 191 13%
Student > Doctoral Student 93 7%
Other 269 19%
Unknown 134 9%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 457 32%
Nursing and Health Professions 208 15%
Social Sciences 130 9%
Psychology 104 7%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 89 6%
Other 241 17%
Unknown 194 14%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 175. 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 04 March 2021.
All research outputs
#130,455
of 17,940,342 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#255
of 11,786 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#831
of 223,296 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#15
of 484 outputs
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