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Evaluating the vertical HIV transmission risks among South African female sex workers; have we forgotten PMTCT in their HIV programming?

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Public Health, May 2019
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6 tweeters
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1 Redditor

Citations

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Title
Evaluating the vertical HIV transmission risks among South African female sex workers; have we forgotten PMTCT in their HIV programming?
Published in
BMC Public Health, May 2019
DOI 10.1186/s12889-019-6811-4
Pubmed ID
Authors

Jean Olivier Twahirwa Rwema, Stefan Baral, Sosthenes Ketende, Nancy Phaswana-Mafuya, Andrew Lambert, Zamakayise Kose, Mfezi Mcingana, Amrita Rao, Harry Hausler, Sheree Schwartz

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 103 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 103 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 18 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 14 14%
Researcher 10 10%
Student > Bachelor 9 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 6 6%
Other 14 14%
Unknown 32 31%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Nursing and Health Professions 18 17%
Medicine and Dentistry 18 17%
Social Sciences 11 11%
Psychology 7 7%
Immunology and Microbiology 2 2%
Other 12 12%
Unknown 35 34%

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 20 June 2019.
All research outputs
#6,081,204
of 20,730,434 outputs
Outputs from BMC Public Health
#6,425
of 13,496 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#101,741
of 286,284 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Public Health
#18
of 32 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 20,730,434 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 13,496 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 13.6. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 52% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 32 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one is in the 46th percentile – i.e., 46% of its contemporaries scored the same or lower than it.