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Chinese herbal medicine for endometriosis

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 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 (95th percentile)
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4 Facebook pages
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3 Wikipedia pages
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251 Mendeley
Title
Chinese herbal medicine for endometriosis
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, May 2012
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd006568.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Andrew Flower, Jian Ping Liu, George Lewith, Paul Little, Qing Li

Abstract

Endometriosis is characterized by the presence of tissue that is morphologically and biologically similar to normal endometrium in locations outside the uterus. Surgical and hormonal treatment of endometriosis have unpleasant side effects and high rates of relapse. In China, treatment of endometriosis using Chinese herbal medicine (CHM) is routine and considerable research into the role of CHM in alleviating pain, promoting fertility, and preventing relapse has taken place.This review is an update of a previous review published in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, issue No 3.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Unknown 248 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 41 16%
Student > Master 33 13%
Researcher 23 9%
Student > Ph. D. Student 23 9%
Student > Postgraduate 14 6%
Other 53 21%
Unknown 64 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 101 40%
Nursing and Health Professions 26 10%
Social Sciences 8 3%
Psychology 7 3%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 7 3%
Other 31 12%
Unknown 71 28%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 30. 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 17 March 2022.
All research outputs
#1,323,771
of 25,457,297 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,803
of 11,499 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#7,124
of 176,582 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#26
of 179 outputs
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