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Thyroid hormone replacement for subclinical hypothyroidism

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2007
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  • In the top 25% 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 (81st percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
2 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
1 tweeter
facebook
3 Facebook pages
wikipedia
3 Wikipedia pages

Citations

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201 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
258 Mendeley
citeulike
2 CiteULike
connotea
1 Connotea
Title
Thyroid hormone replacement for subclinical hypothyroidism
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2007
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd003419.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Heloisa Cerqueira Cesar Esteves Villar, Humberto Saconato, Orsine Valente, Álvaro N Atallah

Abstract

Subclinical hypothyroidism is defined as an elevated serum thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) level with normal free thyroid hormones values. The prevalence of subclinical hypothyroidism is 4% to 8% in the general population, and up to 15% to 18% in women who are over 60 years of age. There is considerable controversy regarding the morbidity, the clinical significance of subclinical hypothyroidism and if these patients should be treated.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 5 2%
United Kingdom 2 <1%
Canada 2 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Unknown 248 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 49 19%
Student > Bachelor 33 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 27 10%
Student > Postgraduate 26 10%
Researcher 21 8%
Other 65 25%
Unknown 37 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 137 53%
Psychology 17 7%
Nursing and Health Professions 16 6%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 8 3%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 6 2%
Other 23 9%
Unknown 51 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 27. 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 19 November 2019.
All research outputs
#879,170
of 17,361,274 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,304
of 11,660 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#7,980
of 224,958 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#92
of 482 outputs
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