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Factors affecting delay in seeking treatment among malaria patients along Thailand-Myanmar border in Tak Province, Thailand

Overview of attention for article published in Malaria Journal, January 2015
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Title
Factors affecting delay in seeking treatment among malaria patients along Thailand-Myanmar border in Tak Province, Thailand
Published in
Malaria Journal, January 2015
DOI 10.1186/1475-2875-14-3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Krit Sonkong, Sunisa Chaiklieng, Penny Neave, Pornnapa Suggaravetsiri

Abstract

Malaria is a major health problem in Thailand, especially in areas adjacent to the borders of Myanmar. Delay in seeking treatment is an important factor in the development of severe complications, death and the transmission of the disease. This study aimed to investigate factors affecting delays in seeking treatment of malaria patients.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 2 3%
Thailand 1 1%
Unknown 69 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 19 26%
Student > Master 11 15%
Student > Bachelor 9 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 9 13%
Student > Postgraduate 5 7%
Other 11 15%
Unknown 8 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 29 40%
Social Sciences 6 8%
Nursing and Health Professions 6 8%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 7%
Environmental Science 3 4%
Other 10 14%
Unknown 13 18%

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 27 February 2018.
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#5,231,653
of 17,353,889 outputs
Outputs from Malaria Journal
#1,719
of 4,795 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#86,407
of 311,411 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Malaria Journal
#107
of 285 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,353,889 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 69th percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 4,795 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 6.1. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 62% of its peers.
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