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The importance of supplementary immunisation activities to prevent measles outbreaks during the COVID-19 pandemic in Kenya

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Medicine, February 2021
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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 (81st percentile)

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13 tweeters

Citations

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Readers on

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76 Mendeley
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Title
The importance of supplementary immunisation activities to prevent measles outbreaks during the COVID-19 pandemic in Kenya
Published in
BMC Medicine, February 2021
DOI 10.1186/s12916-021-01906-9
Authors

C. N. Mburu, J. Ojal, R. Chebet, D. Akech, B. Karia, J. Tuju, A. Sigilai, K. Abbas, M. Jit, S. Funk, G. Smits, P. G. M. van Gageldonk, F. R. M. van der Klis, C. Tabu, D. J. Nokes, JAG Scott, S. Flasche, IMO Adetifa

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 76 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 17 22%
Student > Master 11 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 5 7%
Unspecified 4 5%
Student > Bachelor 4 5%
Other 12 16%
Unknown 23 30%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 14 18%
Social Sciences 8 11%
Nursing and Health Professions 7 9%
Mathematics 5 7%
Unspecified 4 5%
Other 9 12%
Unknown 29 38%

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 16 February 2021.
All research outputs
#2,301,497
of 17,533,860 outputs
Outputs from BMC Medicine
#1,468
of 2,717 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#61,810
of 326,418 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Medicine
#1
of 2 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,533,860 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 86th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 2,717 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 39.0. This one is in the 45th percentile – i.e., 45% of its peers scored the same or lower than it.
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