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Is the health of people living in rural areas different from those in cities? Evidence from routine data linked with the Scottish Health Survey

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Health Services Research, February 2012
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Title
Is the health of people living in rural areas different from those in cities? Evidence from routine data linked with the Scottish Health Survey
Published in
BMC Health Services Research, February 2012
DOI 10.1186/1472-6963-12-43
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Authors

P Teckle, P Hannaford, M Sutton

Abstract

To examine the association between rurality and health in Scotland, after adjusting for differences in individual and practice characteristics.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 93 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 15 16%
Student > Master 15 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 13%
Student > Bachelor 9 10%
Student > Postgraduate 7 8%
Other 15 16%
Unknown 20 22%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 29 31%
Nursing and Health Professions 11 12%
Social Sciences 10 11%
Psychology 5 5%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 4 4%
Other 10 11%
Unknown 24 26%
Attention Score in Context

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 22 February 2012.
All research outputs
#7,953,379
of 25,654,806 outputs
Outputs from BMC Health Services Research
#3,881
of 8,730 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#51,193
of 169,659 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Health Services Research
#27
of 74 outputs
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So far Altmetric has tracked 8,730 research outputs from this source. They typically receive more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 8.3. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 54% of its peers.
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