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Pneumonia severity, comorbidity and 1-year mortality in predominantly older adults with community-acquired pneumonia: a cohort study

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Infectious Diseases, January 2015
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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)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (91st percentile)

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1 news outlet
twitter
2 tweeters

Citations

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Title
Pneumonia severity, comorbidity and 1-year mortality in predominantly older adults with community-acquired pneumonia: a cohort study
Published in
BMC Infectious Diseases, January 2015
DOI 10.1186/s12879-014-0730-x
Pubmed ID
Authors

Thomas Wesemann, Harald Nüllmann, Marc Andre Pflug, Hans Jürgen Heppner, Ludger Pientka, Ulrich Thiem

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 1%
Unknown 79 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 12 15%
Student > Master 11 14%
Researcher 9 11%
Student > Postgraduate 8 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 7 9%
Other 17 21%
Unknown 16 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 37 46%
Nursing and Health Professions 11 14%
Psychology 3 4%
Social Sciences 3 4%
Philosophy 1 1%
Other 6 8%
Unknown 19 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 13. 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 02 October 2017.
All research outputs
#1,497,359
of 15,918,909 outputs
Outputs from BMC Infectious Diseases
#413
of 5,796 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#47,829
of 384,592 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Infectious Diseases
#51
of 583 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,918,909 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 90th percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 5,796 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 6.8. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 92% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 384,592 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done well, scoring higher than 87% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 583 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 91% of its contemporaries.