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Allergen-specific oral immunotherapy for peanut allergy

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 2012
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Title
Allergen-specific oral immunotherapy for peanut allergy
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 2012
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd009014.pub2
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Authors

Ulugbek Nurmatov, Iris Venderbosch, Graham Devereux, F Estelle R Simons, Aziz Sheikh

Abstract

Peanut allergy is one of the most common forms of food allergy encountered in clinical practice.  In most cases, it does not spontaneously resolve; furthermore, it is frequently implicated in acute life-threatening reactions. The current management of peanut allergy centres on meticulous avoidance of peanuts and peanut-containing foods. Allergen-specific oral immunotherapy (OIT) for peanut allergy aims to induce desensitisation and then tolerance to peanut, and has the potential to revolutionise the management of peanut allergy. However, at present there is still considerable uncertainty about the effectiveness and safety of this approach.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Netherlands 1 <1%
Korea, Republic of 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Slovenia 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Japan 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 290 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 41 14%
Student > Master 40 13%
Researcher 30 10%
Other 24 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 24 8%
Other 50 17%
Unknown 88 30%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 98 33%
Nursing and Health Professions 25 8%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 19 6%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 11 4%
Immunology and Microbiology 8 3%
Other 35 12%
Unknown 101 34%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 40. 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 28 August 2020.
All research outputs
#811,714
of 21,732,065 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#1,804
of 12,101 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#4,286
of 149,929 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#5
of 77 outputs
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