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Oseltamivir treatment for influenza in adults: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.

Overview of attention for article published in The Lancet, January 2015
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Title
Oseltamivir treatment for influenza in adults: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.
Published in
The Lancet, January 2015
DOI 10.1016/s0140-6736(14)62449-1
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Authors

Dobson J, Whitley RJ, Pocock S, Monto AS, Joanna Dobson, Richard J Whitley, Stuart Pocock, Arnold S Monto

Abstract

Despite widespread use, questions remain about the efficacy of oseltamivir in the treatment of influenza. We aimed to do an individual patient data meta-analysis for all clinical trials comparing oseltamivir with placebo for treatment of seasonal influenza in adults regarding symptom alleviation, complications, and safety.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 3 2%
Japan 2 2%
Unknown 117 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Other 22 18%
Researcher 18 15%
Student > Ph. D. Student 15 12%
Student > Master 13 11%
Student > Bachelor 10 8%
Other 44 36%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 75 61%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 13 11%
Unspecified 12 10%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 6 5%
Mathematics 4 3%
Other 12 10%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 634. 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 20 August 2018.
All research outputs
#7,860
of 12,029,028 outputs
Outputs from The Lancet
#209
of 29,752 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#199
of 273,250 outputs
Outputs of similar age from The Lancet
#6
of 459 outputs
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