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Mirror therapy for improving motor function after stroke

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2012
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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 (94th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (89th percentile)

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1 blog
twitter
19 tweeters
facebook
5 Facebook pages

Citations

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Readers on

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1 CiteULike
Title
Mirror therapy for improving motor function after stroke
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2012
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd008449.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Holm Thieme, Jan Mehrholz, Marcus Pohl, Johann Behrens, Christian Dohle

Abstract

Mirror therapy is used to improve motor function after stroke. During mirror therapy, a mirror is placed in the patient's midsagittal plane, thus reflecting movements of the non-paretic side as if it were the affected side.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 2 <1%
Switzerland 1 <1%
Hong Kong 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Italy 1 <1%
Belgium 1 <1%
Taiwan 1 <1%
China 1 <1%
Other 1 <1%
Unknown 253 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 55 21%
Student > Bachelor 46 17%
Researcher 28 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 27 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 19 7%
Other 51 19%
Unknown 38 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 80 30%
Nursing and Health Professions 68 26%
Neuroscience 20 8%
Psychology 14 5%
Engineering 11 4%
Other 30 11%
Unknown 41 16%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 23. 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 January 2022.
All research outputs
#1,292,990
of 21,467,744 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#3,034
of 12,059 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#7,379
of 142,637 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#11
of 102 outputs
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So far Altmetric has tracked 12,059 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 29.2. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 74% of its peers.
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