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Geography of Africa biomedical publications: An analysis of 1996–2005 PubMed papers

Overview of attention for article published in International Journal of Health Geographics, January 2007
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  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (69th percentile)

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1 policy source
twitter
2 tweeters

Citations

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Readers on

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47 Mendeley
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Title
Geography of Africa biomedical publications: An analysis of 1996–2005 PubMed papers
Published in
International Journal of Health Geographics, January 2007
DOI 10.1186/1476-072x-6-46
Pubmed ID
Authors

Olalekan A Uthman, Mubashir B Uthman

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Mexico 2 4%
Portugal 1 2%
Tanzania, United Republic of 1 2%
Unknown 43 91%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 10 21%
Student > Ph. D. Student 8 17%
Student > Master 8 17%
Student > Postgraduate 4 9%
Other 3 6%
Other 10 21%
Unknown 4 9%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 12 26%
Social Sciences 9 19%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 13%
Arts and Humanities 2 4%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 4%
Other 8 17%
Unknown 8 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 5. 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 13 July 2017.
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#4,124,317
of 15,661,817 outputs
Outputs from International Journal of Health Geographics
#170
of 543 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#80,408
of 266,572 outputs
Outputs of similar age from International Journal of Health Geographics
#1
of 1 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,661,817 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 73rd percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 543 research outputs from this source. They typically receive more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 8.9. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 68% of its peers.
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