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The impact of social media on a major international emergency medicine conference

Overview of attention for article published in Emergency Medicine Journal, February 2013
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#48 of 3,604)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (98th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
5 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
103 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages
wikipedia
4 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
2 Google+ users

Citations

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52 Dimensions

Readers on

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89 Mendeley
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Title
The impact of social media on a major international emergency medicine conference
Published in
Emergency Medicine Journal, February 2013
DOI 10.1136/emermed-2012-202039
Pubmed ID
Authors

Andrew Neill, John J Cronin, Domhnall Brannigan, Ronan O'Sullivan, Mike Cadogan

Abstract

To report on the presence and use of social media by speakers and attendees at the International Conference on Emergency Medicine (ICEM) 2012, and describe the increasing use of online technologies such as Twitter and podcasts in publicising conferences and sharing research findings, and for clinical teaching.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 89 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 3 3%
United Kingdom 3 3%
South Africa 1 1%
Brazil 1 1%
Canada 1 1%
Australia 1 1%
Unknown 79 89%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Other 14 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 11 12%
Student > Master 9 10%
Professor > Associate Professor 8 9%
Student > Bachelor 8 9%
Other 36 40%
Unknown 3 3%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 57 64%
Social Sciences 11 12%
Computer Science 5 6%
Nursing and Health Professions 3 3%
Business, Management and Accounting 2 2%
Other 4 4%
Unknown 7 8%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 105. 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 21 June 2020.
All research outputs
#194,814
of 15,531,603 outputs
Outputs from Emergency Medicine Journal
#48
of 3,604 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,646
of 151,545 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Emergency Medicine Journal
#1
of 61 outputs
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