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Public health system challenges in the Free State, South Africa: a situation appraisal to inform health system strengthening

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Health Services Research, January 2020
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  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (56th percentile)

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1 policy source
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1 tweeter

Citations

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214 Mendeley
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Title
Public health system challenges in the Free State, South Africa: a situation appraisal to inform health system strengthening
Published in
BMC Health Services Research, January 2020
DOI 10.1186/s12913-019-4862-y
Pubmed ID
Authors

B. Malakoane, J. C. Heunis, P. Chikobvu, N. G. Kigozi, W. H. Kruger

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 214 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 48 22%
Student > Bachelor 26 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 18 8%
Student > Postgraduate 17 8%
Researcher 15 7%
Other 29 14%
Unknown 61 29%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Nursing and Health Professions 38 18%
Medicine and Dentistry 30 14%
Business, Management and Accounting 22 10%
Social Sciences 12 6%
Arts and Humanities 7 3%
Other 39 18%
Unknown 66 31%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 4. 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 29 November 2021.
All research outputs
#5,553,872
of 19,852,973 outputs
Outputs from BMC Health Services Research
#2,697
of 6,623 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#111,149
of 345,160 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Health Services Research
#319
of 812 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 19,852,973 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 70th percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 6,623 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 7.3. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 57% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 812 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 56% of its contemporaries.