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Prevalence of long gun use in Maryland firearm suicides

Overview of attention for article published in Injury Epidemiology, February 2020
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#17 of 261)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)

Mentioned by

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9 news outlets
twitter
87 tweeters

Citations

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5 Dimensions

Readers on

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28 Mendeley
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Title
Prevalence of long gun use in Maryland firearm suicides
Published in
Injury Epidemiology, February 2020
DOI 10.1186/s40621-019-0230-y
Pubmed ID
Authors

Paul S. Nestadt, Kevin MacKrell, Alexander D. McCourt, David R. Fowler, Cassandra K. Crifasi

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 28 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 28 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Unspecified 6 21%
Student > Doctoral Student 4 14%
Researcher 3 11%
Other 2 7%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 7%
Other 4 14%
Unknown 7 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Unspecified 6 21%
Medicine and Dentistry 5 18%
Psychology 4 14%
Social Sciences 3 11%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 4%
Other 2 7%
Unknown 7 25%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 136. 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 May 2021.
All research outputs
#199,073
of 19,486,479 outputs
Outputs from Injury Epidemiology
#17
of 261 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#5,830
of 352,508 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Injury Epidemiology
#1
of 1 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 19,486,479 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 261 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 39.6. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 93% of its peers.
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