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Development of functional gastrointestinal disorders after Giardia lambliainfection

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Gastroenterology, April 2009
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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 (88th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (93rd percentile)

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Title
Development of functional gastrointestinal disorders after Giardia lambliainfection
Published in
BMC Gastroenterology, April 2009
DOI 10.1186/1471-230x-9-27
Pubmed ID
Authors

Kurt Hanevik, Vernesa Dizdar, Nina Langeland, Trygve Hausken

Abstract

Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGID) may occur following acute gastroenteritis. This long-term complication has previously not been described after infection with the non-invasive protozoan Giardia lamblia. This study aims to characterize persistent abdominal symptoms elicited by Giardia infection according to Rome II criteria and symptoms scores.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Australia 2 2%
Denmark 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Uzbekistan 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 121 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 24 19%
Researcher 15 12%
Student > Master 15 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 13 10%
Other 10 8%
Other 32 25%
Unknown 18 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 51 40%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 17 13%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 9 7%
Immunology and Microbiology 7 6%
Nursing and Health Professions 7 6%
Other 10 8%
Unknown 26 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 10. 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 22 May 2018.
All research outputs
#2,612,477
of 19,035,438 outputs
Outputs from BMC Gastroenterology
#128
of 1,285 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#27,231
of 233,814 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Gastroenterology
#6
of 75 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 19,035,438 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 86th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,285 research outputs from this source. They receive a mean Attention Score of 5.0. This one has done well, scoring higher than 89% of its peers.
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