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Health communication in primary health care -A case study of ICT development for health promotion

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, January 2013
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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 (87th percentile)

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18 tweeters

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Title
Health communication in primary health care -A case study of ICT development for health promotion
Published in
BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, January 2013
DOI 10.1186/1472-6947-13-17
Pubmed ID
Authors

Amina Jama Mahmud, Ewy Olander, Sara Eriksén, Bo JA Haglund

Abstract

Developing Information and Communication Technology (ICT) supported health communication in PHC could contribute to increased health literacy and empowerment, which are foundations for enabling people to increase control over their health, as a way to reduce increasing lifestyle related ill health. However, to increase the likelihood of success of implementing ICT supported health communication, it is essential to conduct a detailed analysis of the setting and context prior to the intervention. The aim of this study was to gain a better understanding of health communication for health promotion in PHC with emphasis on the implications for a planned ICT supported interactive health channel.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 4 1%
United Kingdom 3 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
Sweden 1 <1%
Portugal 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Malaysia 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Other 1 <1%
Unknown 286 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 66 22%
Student > Ph. D. Student 41 14%
Student > Bachelor 32 11%
Researcher 25 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 22 7%
Other 70 23%
Unknown 45 15%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 68 23%
Social Sciences 47 16%
Nursing and Health Professions 45 15%
Computer Science 25 8%
Business, Management and Accounting 13 4%
Other 54 18%
Unknown 49 16%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 10. 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 04 December 2021.
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#2,787,636
of 21,331,631 outputs
Outputs from BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making
#228
of 1,859 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#33,788
of 278,669 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making
#1
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