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Systematic review of the relation between smokeless tobacco and cancer in Europe and North America

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Medicine, July 2009
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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 (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (91st percentile)

Mentioned by

news
1 news outlet
blogs
1 blog
policy
2 policy sources
twitter
21 tweeters
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

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115 Dimensions

Readers on

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99 Mendeley
Title
Systematic review of the relation between smokeless tobacco and cancer in Europe and North America
Published in
BMC Medicine, July 2009
DOI 10.1186/1741-7015-7-36
Pubmed ID
Authors

Peter N Lee, Jan Hamling

Abstract

Interest is rising in smokeless tobacco as a safer alternative to smoking, but published reviews on smokeless tobacco and cancer are limited. We review North American and European studies and compare effects of smokeless tobacco and smoking.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
India 1 1%
Germany 1 1%
United Kingdom 1 1%
United States 1 1%
Sweden 1 1%
Saudi Arabia 1 1%
Unknown 93 94%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 19 19%
Student > Ph. D. Student 14 14%
Other 13 13%
Unspecified 11 11%
Student > Master 11 11%
Other 31 31%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 52 53%
Unspecified 17 17%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 13 13%
Social Sciences 5 5%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 2%
Other 10 10%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 37. 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 01 October 2019.
All research outputs
#468,252
of 13,596,405 outputs
Outputs from BMC Medicine
#389
of 2,153 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#4,668
of 204,920 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Medicine
#10
of 116 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,596,405 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 96th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
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