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Combined television viewing and computer use and mortality from all-causes and diseases of the circulatory system among adults in the United States

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Public Health, January 2012
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6 tweeters

Citations

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27 Dimensions

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Title
Combined television viewing and computer use and mortality from all-causes and diseases of the circulatory system among adults in the United States
Published in
BMC Public Health, January 2012
DOI 10.1186/1471-2458-12-70
Pubmed ID
Authors

Earl S Ford

Abstract

Watching television and using a computer are increasingly common sedentary behaviors. Whether or not prolonged screen time increases the risk for mortality remains uncertain.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Japan 1 3%
Australia 1 3%
Unknown 34 94%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 7 19%
Researcher 6 17%
Student > Master 5 14%
Student > Bachelor 4 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 4 11%
Other 5 14%
Unknown 5 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 11 31%
Nursing and Health Professions 6 17%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2 6%
Sports and Recreations 2 6%
Psychology 2 6%
Other 6 17%
Unknown 7 19%

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 26 June 2012.
All research outputs
#5,109,289
of 17,362,547 outputs
Outputs from BMC Public Health
#5,461
of 11,737 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#59,311
of 224,021 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Public Health
#2
of 4 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,362,547 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 70th percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 11,737 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 12.4. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 52% of its peers.
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