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This article scored 13.22
The context below was calculated when this article was last mentioned on 30th March 2014
Compared to all articles in Alimentary Pharmacology & TherapeuticsSo far Altmetric has tracked 829 articles from this journal. They typically receive a little less attention than average, with a mean score of 2.9 vs the global average of 4.8. This article has done particularly well, scoring higher than 96% of its peers.
All articles of a similar ageOlder articles will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this score to the 213,916 tracked articles that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any journal. This article has done particularly well, scoring higher than 94% of its contemporaries.
Other articles of a similar age in Alimentary Pharmacology & TherapeuticsWe're also able to compare this article to 136 articles from the same journal and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This article has done very well, scoring higher than 96% of its contemporaries.
All articlesMore generally, Altmetric has tracked 2,013,072 articles across all journals so far. Compared to these this article has done particularly well and is in the 94th percentile: it's in the top 10% of all articles ever tracked by Altmetric.
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（Aliment Pharmacol Ther.2012 Oct 16.）