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Health-related locus of control and health behaviour among university students in North Rhine Westphalia, Germany

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Research Notes, January 2012
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Title
Health-related locus of control and health behaviour among university students in North Rhine Westphalia, Germany
Published in
BMC Research Notes, January 2012
DOI 10.1186/1756-0500-5-703
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Authors

Stefanie M Helmer, Alexander Krämer, Rafael T Mikolajczyk

Abstract

Health control beliefs were postulated to be associated with health behaviour. However, the results of studies assessing these associations suggest that they might not be universal. Among young adults associations have been reported, but the evidence is limited. The objective of this analysis was to re-examine these associations in a sample of university students in Germany.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 68 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 13 19%
Student > Bachelor 12 18%
Researcher 11 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 9 13%
Unspecified 5 7%
Other 18 26%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 20 29%
Medicine and Dentistry 11 16%
Social Sciences 9 13%
Nursing and Health Professions 8 12%
Unspecified 6 9%
Other 14 21%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. 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 18 October 2018.
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#7,224,776
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#1,145
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#67,452
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Outputs of similar age from BMC Research Notes
#1
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