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The use of a Cissus quadrangularis/Irvingia gabonensis combination in the management of weight loss: a double-blind placebo-controlled study

Overview of attention for article published in Lipids in Health and Disease, January 2008
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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 (89th percentile)

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5 tweeters
facebook
7 Facebook pages
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page
googleplus
1 Google+ user
video
3 video uploaders

Citations

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Readers on

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106 Mendeley
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1 CiteULike
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1 Connotea
Title
The use of a Cissus quadrangularis/Irvingia gabonensis combination in the management of weight loss: a double-blind placebo-controlled study
Published in
Lipids in Health and Disease, January 2008
DOI 10.1186/1476-511x-7-12
Pubmed ID
Authors

Julius E Oben, Judith L Ngondi, Claudia N Momo, Gabriel A Agbor, Caroline Sobgui

Abstract

To evaluate the effects of two formulations, Cissus quadrangularis-only and a Cissus quadrangularis/Irvingia gabonensis combination, on weight loss in overweight and obese human subjects.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Germany 1 <1%
Italy 1 <1%
Kenya 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 101 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 17 16%
Student > Bachelor 14 13%
Student > Master 11 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 9%
Student > Postgraduate 8 8%
Other 32 30%
Unknown 14 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 30 28%
Medicine and Dentistry 23 22%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 8 8%
Unspecified 6 6%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3 3%
Other 18 17%
Unknown 18 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 11. 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 06 September 2019.
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#1,775,466
of 15,923,414 outputs
Outputs from Lipids in Health and Disease
#116
of 1,142 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#12,070
of 115,325 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Lipids in Health and Disease
#1
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