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Electroconvulsive therapy for schizophrenia

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 2005
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  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (95th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
13 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
18 tweeters
wikipedia
6 Wikipedia pages

Citations

dimensions_citation
268 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
485 Mendeley
Title
Electroconvulsive therapy for schizophrenia
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 2005
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd000076.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Prathap Tharyan, Clive E Adams

Abstract

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) involves the induction of a seizure for therapeutic purposes by the administration of a variable frequency electrical stimulus shock via electrodes applied to the scalp. The effects of its use in people with schizophrenia are unclear.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 3 <1%
Spain 3 <1%
United Kingdom 2 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Norway 1 <1%
Nigeria 1 <1%
Unknown 472 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 65 13%
Student > Master 58 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 46 9%
Researcher 44 9%
Other 40 8%
Other 135 28%
Unknown 97 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 162 33%
Psychology 63 13%
Nursing and Health Professions 37 8%
Unspecified 37 8%
Neuroscience 20 4%
Other 58 12%
Unknown 108 22%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 117. 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 05 July 2022.
All research outputs
#299,605
of 22,792,160 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#515
of 12,313 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#293
of 57,935 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2
of 46 outputs
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