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What can over 30 years of efforts to eradicate polio teach us about global health?

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Public Health, August 2020
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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 (84th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (80th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
1 blog
twitter
9 tweeters

Citations

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3 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
26 Mendeley
Title
What can over 30 years of efforts to eradicate polio teach us about global health?
Published in
BMC Public Health, August 2020
DOI 10.1186/s12889-020-09198-z
Pubmed ID
Authors

Olakunle Alonge

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 26 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 7 27%
Researcher 5 19%
Librarian 2 8%
Student > Postgraduate 2 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 8%
Other 3 12%
Unknown 5 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Nursing and Health Professions 5 19%
Social Sciences 3 12%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 2 8%
Immunology and Microbiology 2 8%
Medicine and Dentistry 2 8%
Other 6 23%
Unknown 6 23%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 15. 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 11 May 2022.
All research outputs
#1,845,321
of 21,240,621 outputs
Outputs from BMC Public Health
#2,062
of 13,759 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#47,279
of 313,152 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Public Health
#1
of 5 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,240,621 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 91st percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 13,759 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 13.7. This one has done well, scoring higher than 85% of its peers.
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