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Did Hans Asperger actively assist the Nazi euthanasia program?

Overview of attention for article published in Molecular Autism, April 2018
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#4 of 719)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (90th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
49 news outlets
blogs
3 blogs
twitter
129 X users
facebook
4 Facebook pages
wikipedia
4 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
1 Google+ user
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

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13 Dimensions

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50 Mendeley
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Title
Did Hans Asperger actively assist the Nazi euthanasia program?
Published in
Molecular Autism, April 2018
DOI 10.1186/s13229-018-0209-5
Pubmed ID
Authors

Simon Baron-Cohen, Ami Klin, Steve Silberman, Joseph D. Buxbaum

X Demographics

X Demographics

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Mendeley readers

Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 50 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 9 18%
Other 4 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 4 8%
Student > Bachelor 3 6%
Student > Master 3 6%
Other 8 16%
Unknown 19 38%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 10 20%
Social Sciences 6 12%
Medicine and Dentistry 5 10%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 4%
Computer Science 2 4%
Other 5 10%
Unknown 20 40%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 516. 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 21 October 2023.
All research outputs
#49,881
of 25,711,518 outputs
Outputs from Molecular Autism
#4
of 719 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,147
of 341,855 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Molecular Autism
#2
of 20 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 25,711,518 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 719 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 26.4. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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