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Association of Risk-Reducing Surgery in BRCA1 or BRCA2 Mutation Carriers With Cancer Risk and Mortality

Overview of attention for article published in JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association, September 2010
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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 (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (88th percentile)

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Title
Association of Risk-Reducing Surgery in <emph type="ital">BRCA1</emph> or <emph type="ital">BRCA2</emph> Mutation Carriers With Cancer Risk and Mortality
Published in
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association, September 2010
DOI 10.1001/jama.2010.1237
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Authors

Susan M. Domchek

Abstract

Mastectomy and salpingo-oophorectomy are widely used by carriers of BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations to reduce their risks of breast and ovarian cancer.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 8 2%
Brazil 3 <1%
Canada 2 <1%
Japan 2 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Denmark 1 <1%
Greece 1 <1%
Portugal 1 <1%
Unknown 347 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 56 15%
Student > Master 50 14%
Student > Bachelor 49 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 42 11%
Other 40 11%
Other 102 28%
Unknown 27 7%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 186 51%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 53 14%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 39 11%
Nursing and Health Professions 8 2%
Psychology 7 2%
Other 29 8%
Unknown 44 12%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 108. 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 01 August 2019.
All research outputs
#185,116
of 15,381,894 outputs
Outputs from JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association
#3,021
of 27,675 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#178,340
of 14,448,454 outputs
Outputs of similar age from JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association
#2,974
of 26,145 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,381,894 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 27,675 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 56.7. This one has done well, scoring higher than 89% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 26,145 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 88% of its contemporaries.