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University students’ views on the impact of Instagram on mental wellbeing: a qualitative study

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Psychology, February 2022
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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 (83rd percentile)

Mentioned by

news
1 news outlet
twitter
2 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page

Citations

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2 Dimensions

Readers on

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51 Mendeley
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Title
University students’ views on the impact of Instagram on mental wellbeing: a qualitative study
Published in
BMC Psychology, February 2022
DOI 10.1186/s40359-022-00743-6
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Authors

Laura Moreton, Sheila Greenfield

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 51 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 4 8%
Unspecified 3 6%
Student > Master 3 6%
Student > Doctoral Student 1 2%
Other 1 2%
Other 2 4%
Unknown 37 73%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Unspecified 3 6%
Psychology 3 6%
Medicine and Dentistry 2 4%
Social Sciences 2 4%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 2%
Other 2 4%
Unknown 38 75%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 11. 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 24 May 2022.
All research outputs
#2,771,804
of 22,514,578 outputs
Outputs from BMC Psychology
#182
of 740 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#56,974
of 340,185 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Psychology
#1
of 1 outputs
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