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Combined serratus anterior and latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap for obliteration of an irradiated pelvic exenteration defect and simultaneous site for colostomy revision

Overview of attention for article published in World Journal of Surgical Oncology, October 2014
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Title
Combined serratus anterior and latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap for obliteration of an irradiated pelvic exenteration defect and simultaneous site for colostomy revision
Published in
World Journal of Surgical Oncology, October 2014
DOI 10.1186/1477-7819-12-319
Pubmed ID
Abstract

Usually, several surgical methods are used, with re-suturing, free skin grafting and local flaps, for the reconstruction of wall defects after abdominoperineal resection. However, or larger defects, free flaps have been preferred because they can provide a large area of well-vascularized soft tissue, which is suitable for defect repair. We present the case of a large abdominal wall defect, which was treated with a free combined serratus anterior and latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap, resulting in a successful outcome.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 32 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 5 16%
Researcher 5 16%
Lecturer 3 9%
Other 3 9%
Student > Bachelor 3 9%
Other 7 22%
Unknown 6 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 18 56%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 4 13%
Unspecified 2 6%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 3%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 3%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 6 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. 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 24 October 2014.
All research outputs
#2,317,173
of 5,036,385 outputs
Outputs from World Journal of Surgical Oncology
#184
of 1,107 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#61,097
of 143,250 outputs
Outputs of similar age from World Journal of Surgical Oncology
#28
of 95 outputs
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So far Altmetric has tracked 1,107 research outputs from this source. They receive a mean Attention Score of 1.3. This one has done well, scoring higher than 77% of its peers.
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