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Innovations in health information technologies for chronic pulmonary diseases

Overview of attention for article published in Respiratory Research, April 2016
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Title
Innovations in health information technologies for chronic pulmonary diseases
Published in
Respiratory Research, April 2016
DOI 10.1186/s12931-016-0354-3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Blanca E. Himes, Elissa R. Weitzman

Abstract

Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are common chronic obstructive lung disorders in the US that affect over 49 million people. There is no cure for asthma or COPD, but clinical guidelines exist for controlling symptoms that are successful in most patients that adhere to their treatment plan. Health information technologies (HITs) are revolutionizing healthcare by becoming mainstream tools to assist patients in self-monitoring and decision-making, and subsequently, driving a shift toward a care model increasingly centered on personal adoption and use of digital and web-based tools. While the number of chronic pulmonary disease HITs is rapidly increasing, most have not been validated as clinically effective tools for the management of disease. Online communities for asthma and COPD patients are becoming sources of empowerment and support, as well as facilitators of patient-centered research efforts. In addition to empowering patients and facilitating disease self-management, HITs offer promise to aid researchers in identifying chronic pulmonary disease endotypes and personalized treatments based on patient-specific profiles that integrate symptom occurrence and medication usage with environmental and genomic data.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 3 1%
Portugal 2 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 246 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 41 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 37 15%
Researcher 27 11%
Student > Bachelor 26 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 11 4%
Other 36 14%
Unknown 74 29%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 40 16%
Nursing and Health Professions 35 14%
Social Sciences 16 6%
Computer Science 14 6%
Business, Management and Accounting 9 4%
Other 50 20%
Unknown 88 35%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 6. 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 03 November 2016.
All research outputs
#6,571,272
of 25,373,627 outputs
Outputs from Respiratory Research
#808
of 3,062 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#87,699
of 315,549 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Respiratory Research
#13
of 41 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 25,373,627 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 74th percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 3,062 research outputs from this source. They typically receive more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 7.9. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 73% of its peers.
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