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Teratogenicity of depleted uranium aerosols: A review from an epidemiological perspective

Overview of attention for article published in Environmental Health, August 2005
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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 (98th percentile)

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Title
Teratogenicity of depleted uranium aerosols: A review from an epidemiological perspective
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Environmental Health, August 2005
DOI 10.1186/1476-069x-4-17
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Authors

Rita Hindin, Doug Brugge, Bindu Panikkar

Abstract

Depleted uranium is being used increasingly often as a component of munitions in military conflicts. Military personnel, civilians and the DU munitions producers are being exposed to the DU aerosols that are generated.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 1 2%
Germany 1 2%
Tunisia 1 2%
United States 1 2%
Iran, Islamic Republic of 1 2%
Unknown 46 90%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 20%
Other 10 20%
Student > Master 7 14%
Researcher 6 12%
Student > Bachelor 5 10%
Other 13 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 11 22%
Environmental Science 7 14%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 7 14%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 12%
Chemistry 5 10%
Other 15 29%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 63. 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 June 2019.
All research outputs
#272,562
of 13,538,736 outputs
Outputs from Environmental Health
#84
of 1,089 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,418
of 97,872 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Environmental Health
#1
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