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Exercise for type 2 diabetes mellitus

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2006
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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 (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (88th percentile)

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2 news outlets
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16 X users
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4 Facebook pages
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7 Wikipedia pages
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1 Google+ user
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1 YouTube creator

Citations

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1237 Mendeley
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2 CiteULike
Title
Exercise for type 2 diabetes mellitus
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2006
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd002968.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Diana Thomas, Elizabeth J Elliott, Geraldine A Naughton

Abstract

Exercise is generally recommended for people with type 2 diabetes mellitus. However, some studies evaluate an exercise intervention including diet or behaviour modification or both, and the effects of diet and exercise are not differentiated. Some exercise studies involve low participant numbers, lacking power to show significant differences which may appear in larger trials.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 6 <1%
Australia 4 <1%
Germany 2 <1%
Denmark 2 <1%
United States 2 <1%
Spain 2 <1%
Portugal 1 <1%
Hong Kong 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
Other 5 <1%
Unknown 1211 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 263 21%
Student > Master 201 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 113 9%
Researcher 95 8%
Student > Postgraduate 59 5%
Other 218 18%
Unknown 288 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 443 36%
Nursing and Health Professions 131 11%
Sports and Recreations 120 10%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 55 4%
Social Sciences 33 3%
Other 129 10%
Unknown 326 26%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 32. 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 09 December 2023.
All research outputs
#1,226,137
of 25,382,250 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,599
of 12,981 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,970
of 83,800 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#9
of 75 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 25,382,250 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 95th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 12,981 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 35.9. This one has done well, scoring higher than 79% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 75 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 88% of its contemporaries.