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Epidemic of hypertension in Ghana: a systematic review

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Public Health, July 2010
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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 (84th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (77th percentile)

Mentioned by

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1 news outlet

Citations

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133 Dimensions

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591 Mendeley
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Title
Epidemic of hypertension in Ghana: a systematic review
Published in
BMC Public Health, July 2010
DOI 10.1186/1471-2458-10-418
Pubmed ID
Authors

William K Bosu

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 591 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Ghana 3 <1%
United Kingdom 2 <1%
United States 2 <1%
India 1 <1%
Nigeria 1 <1%
Germany 1 <1%
Unknown 581 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 131 22%
Student > Bachelor 131 22%
Student > Postgraduate 61 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 46 8%
Researcher 40 7%
Other 76 13%
Unknown 106 18%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 177 30%
Nursing and Health Professions 118 20%
Social Sciences 42 7%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 27 5%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 24 4%
Other 82 14%
Unknown 121 20%

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 05 March 2017.
All research outputs
#1,292,916
of 12,372,633 outputs
Outputs from BMC Public Health
#1,593
of 8,418 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#54,185
of 347,125 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Public Health
#181
of 830 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 12,372,633 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 89th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 8,418 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.7. This one has done well, scoring higher than 80% of its peers.
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