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Measuring patient activation in the Netherlands: translation and validation of the American short form Patient Activation Measure (PAM13)

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Public Health, July 2012
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (86th percentile)

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Title
Measuring patient activation in the Netherlands: translation and validation of the American short form Patient Activation Measure (PAM13)
Published in
BMC Public Health, July 2012
DOI 10.1186/1471-2458-12-577
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Authors

Jany Rademakers, Jessica Nijman, Lucas van der Hoek, Monique Heijmans, Mieke Rijken

Abstract

The American short form Patient Activation Measure (PAM) is a 13-item instrument which assesses patient (or consumer) self-reported knowledge, skills and confidence for self-management of one's health or chronic condition. In this study the PAM was translated into a Dutch version; psychometric properties of the Dutch version were established and the instrument was validated in a panel of chronically ill patients.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 3 1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Italy 1 <1%
Greece 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Unknown 200 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 44 21%
Researcher 40 19%
Student > Master 37 18%
Student > Bachelor 24 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 9 4%
Other 29 14%
Unknown 25 12%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 62 30%
Nursing and Health Professions 36 17%
Psychology 26 13%
Social Sciences 13 6%
Business, Management and Accounting 6 3%
Other 25 12%
Unknown 40 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 10. 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 07 October 2015.
All research outputs
#2,296,986
of 17,351,915 outputs
Outputs from BMC Public Health
#2,651
of 11,733 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#17,053
of 133,079 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Public Health
#1
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