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Overdose rescues by trained and untrained participants and change in opioid use among substance-using participants in overdose education and naloxone distribution programs: a retrospective cohort…

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Public Health, April 2014
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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 (97th percentile)

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5 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
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20 tweeters
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1 Facebook page

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Title
Overdose rescues by trained and untrained participants and change in opioid use among substance-using participants in overdose education and naloxone distribution programs: a retrospective cohort study
Published in
BMC Public Health, April 2014
DOI 10.1186/1471-2458-14-297
Pubmed ID
Authors

Maya Doe-Simkins, Emily Quinn, Ziming Xuan, Amy Sorensen-Alawad, Holly Hackman, Al Ozonoff, Alexander Y Walley

Abstract

One approach to preventing opioid overdose, a leading cause of premature, preventable mortality, is to provide overdose education and naloxone distribution (OEND). Two outstanding issues for OEND implementation include 1) the dissemination of OEND training from trained to untrained community members; and 2) the concern that OEND provides active substance users with a false sense of security resulting in increased opioid use.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Unknown 147 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 29 19%
Researcher 25 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 20 13%
Other 16 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 14 9%
Other 34 23%
Unknown 13 9%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 52 34%
Nursing and Health Professions 23 15%
Social Sciences 20 13%
Psychology 8 5%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 5 3%
Other 21 14%
Unknown 22 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 66. 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 30 October 2019.
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#306,365
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Outputs from BMC Public Health
#267
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#4,496
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