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Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Fluids and diuretics for acute ureteric colic

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2012
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
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Mentioned by

blogs
2 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
15 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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Readers on

mendeley
140 Mendeley
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1 CiteULike
Title
Fluids and diuretics for acute ureteric colic
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2012
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004926.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Andrew S Worster, Wendy Bhanich Supapol

Abstract

Acute ureteric colic is commonly associated with severe and debilitating pain. Theoretically, increasing fluid flow through the affected kidney might expedite stone passage, thereby improving symptoms more quickly. The efficacy and safety of interventions such as high volume intravenous (IV) or oral fluids and diuretics aimed at expediting ureteric stone passage is, however, uncertain.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Ireland 1 <1%
Unknown 139 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 22 16%
Student > Bachelor 19 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 16 11%
Other 12 9%
Researcher 12 9%
Other 33 24%
Unknown 26 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 65 46%
Nursing and Health Professions 17 12%
Social Sciences 5 4%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 4%
Psychology 4 3%
Other 11 8%
Unknown 33 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 28. 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 02 October 2019.
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#933,327
of 18,523,374 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,349
of 11,840 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#5,447
of 133,442 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#8
of 118 outputs
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