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Comparisons of approaches to pelvic floor muscle training for urinary incontinence in women

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 (96th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (82nd percentile)

Mentioned by

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2 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
7 tweeters
facebook
7 Facebook pages

Citations

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338 Mendeley
Title
Comparisons of approaches to pelvic floor muscle training for urinary incontinence in women
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, December 2011
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009508
Pubmed ID
Authors

E. Jean C Hay-Smith, Roselien Herderschee, Chantale Dumoulin, G Peter Herbison

Abstract

Pelvic floor muscle training is the most commonly recommended physical therapy treatment for women with stress urinary incontinence. It is also sometimes recommended for mixed and, less commonly, urge urinary incontinence. The supervision and content of pelvic floor muscle training programmes are highly variable, and some programmes use additional strategies in an effort to increase adherence or training effects.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 2 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 335 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 56 17%
Student > Master 55 16%
Researcher 36 11%
Other 27 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 26 8%
Other 71 21%
Unknown 67 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 107 32%
Nursing and Health Professions 73 22%
Psychology 17 5%
Sports and Recreations 16 5%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 11 3%
Other 37 11%
Unknown 77 23%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 24. 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 26 April 2018.
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#616,426
of 12,858,386 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,071
of 10,449 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#7,965
of 213,305 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#94
of 549 outputs
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