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Child witchcraft confessions as an idiom of distress in Sierra Leone; results of a rapid qualitative inquiry and recommendations for mental health interventions

Overview of attention for article published in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, April 2021
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (78th percentile)

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1 blog
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2 tweeters

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10 Mendeley
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Title
Child witchcraft confessions as an idiom of distress in Sierra Leone; results of a rapid qualitative inquiry and recommendations for mental health interventions
Published in
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, April 2021
DOI 10.1186/s13034-021-00370-w
Authors

Hélène N. C. Yoder, Joop T. V. M. de Jong, Wietse A. Tol, Joshua A. Duncan, Amjata Bayoh, Ria Reis

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 10 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 20%
Student > Master 2 20%
Other 1 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 1 10%
Researcher 1 10%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 3 30%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 2 20%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 20%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 10%
Veterinary Science and Veterinary Medicine 1 10%
Medicine and Dentistry 1 10%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 3 30%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 9. 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 11 April 2021.
All research outputs
#2,903,123
of 18,200,907 outputs
Outputs from Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health
#134
of 528 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#70,658
of 326,096 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health
#1
of 1 outputs
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So far Altmetric has tracked 528 research outputs from this source. They typically receive more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 8.4. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 74% of its peers.
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