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Maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy is associated with birth weight but not with gestational length: results from a large prospective observational cohort study

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Medicine, February 2013
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)

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23 news outlets
blogs
4 blogs
twitter
70 tweeters
facebook
15 Facebook pages
reddit
1 Redditor
video
1 video uploader

Citations

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117 Dimensions

Readers on

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189 Mendeley
Title
Maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy is associated with birth weight but not with gestational length: results from a large prospective observational cohort study
Published in
BMC Medicine, February 2013
DOI 10.1186/1741-7015-11-42
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Authors

Verena Sengpiel, Elisabeth Elind, Jonas Bacelis, Staffan Nilsson, Jakob Grove, Ronny Myhre, Margaretha Haugen, Helle Margrete Meltzer, Jan Alexander, Bo Jacobsson, Anne-Lise Brantsæter

Abstract

Pregnant women consume caffeine daily. The aim of this study was to examine the association between maternal caffeine intake from different sources and (a) gestational length, particularly the risk for spontaneous preterm delivery (PTD), and (b) birth weight (BW) and the baby being small for gestational age (SGA).

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Germany 2 1%
Spain 2 1%
Australia 2 1%
Austria 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
Sri Lanka 1 <1%
Mexico 1 <1%
Ethiopia 1 <1%
Other 1 <1%
Unknown 176 93%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 46 24%
Student > Master 35 19%
Researcher 21 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 20 11%
Other 12 6%
Other 29 15%
Unknown 26 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 67 35%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 26 14%
Nursing and Health Professions 18 10%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 8 4%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 8 4%
Other 30 16%
Unknown 32 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 278. 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 15 February 2021.
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#65,520
of 17,043,172 outputs
Outputs from BMC Medicine
#64
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Outputs of similar age
#425
of 156,913 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Medicine
#1
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