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The prevalence of childhood asthma in China: a systematic review

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Public Health, October 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 (93rd percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (92nd percentile)

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1 news outlet
policy
1 policy source
twitter
6 tweeters

Citations

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48 Dimensions

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Title
The prevalence of childhood asthma in China: a systematic review
Published in
BMC Public Health, October 2012
DOI 10.1186/1471-2458-12-860
Pubmed ID
Authors

Yangzong, Zumin Shi, Per Nafstad, Lise Lund Håheim, Ouzhu Luobu, Espen Bjertness

Abstract

It is well known that the prevalence of asthma has been reported to increase in many places around the world during the last decades. Therefore, the aim of this study was to identify and review studies of asthma prevalence among children in China and address time trends and regional variation in asthma.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
India 1 2%
Unknown 50 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 20%
Student > Master 7 14%
Student > Bachelor 6 12%
Other 5 10%
Researcher 5 10%
Other 12 24%
Unknown 6 12%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 21 41%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 10%
Unspecified 4 8%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3 6%
Social Sciences 3 6%
Other 8 16%
Unknown 7 14%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 20. 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 02 October 2018.
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#1,592,116
of 22,681,577 outputs
Outputs from BMC Public Health
#1,740
of 14,762 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,778
of 172,656 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Public Health
#22
of 307 outputs
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