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Motivational brief intervention for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections in travelers: a randomized controlled trial

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Infectious Diseases, November 2011
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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 (85th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (89th percentile)

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Title
Motivational brief intervention for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections in travelers: a randomized controlled trial
Published in
BMC Infectious Diseases, November 2011
DOI 10.1186/1471-2334-11-300
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Authors

Nicolas Senn, Serge de Valliere, Didier Berdoz, Blaise Genton

Abstract

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are among the frequent risks encountered by travelers. Efficient interventions are needed to improve the understanding of the risks of STIs. We investigated the potential benefits of a motivational brief intervention (BI) and the provision of condoms on the engagement in unprotected casual sex.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 3%
Unknown 38 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 6 15%
Student > Master 4 10%
Other 3 8%
Researcher 3 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 5%
Other 6 15%
Unknown 15 38%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Nursing and Health Professions 8 21%
Medicine and Dentistry 6 15%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 5%
Mathematics 1 3%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1 3%
Other 5 13%
Unknown 16 41%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 9. 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 28 November 2011.
All research outputs
#3,513,182
of 22,655,397 outputs
Outputs from BMC Infectious Diseases
#1,104
of 7,630 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#20,560
of 141,726 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Infectious Diseases
#11
of 102 outputs
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