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Palliative care in humanitarian crises: always something to offer

Overview of attention for article published in The Lancet, April 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (80th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
1 news outlet
blogs
1 blog
policy
1 policy source
twitter
71 tweeters
facebook
3 Facebook pages

Citations

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Readers on

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46 Mendeley
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Title
Palliative care in humanitarian crises: always something to offer
Published in
The Lancet, April 2017
DOI 10.1016/s0140-6736(17)30978-9
Pubmed ID
Authors

Richard A Powell, Lisa Schwartz, Elysée Nouvet, Brett Sutton, Mila Petrova, Joan Marston, Daniel Munday, Lukas Radbruch

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 46 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 46 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 11 24%
Student > Bachelor 6 13%
Other 5 11%
Researcher 3 7%
Student > Postgraduate 3 7%
Other 10 22%
Unknown 8 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 20 43%
Nursing and Health Professions 12 26%
Social Sciences 3 7%
Immunology and Microbiology 1 2%
Chemistry 1 2%
Other 1 2%
Unknown 8 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 72. 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 14 October 2019.
All research outputs
#370,344
of 17,921,525 outputs
Outputs from The Lancet
#4,055
of 36,952 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#10,767
of 275,585 outputs
Outputs of similar age from The Lancet
#90
of 456 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,921,525 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 97th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 36,952 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 57.1. This one has done well, scoring higher than 89% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 275,585 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 96% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 456 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 80% of its contemporaries.