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The emerging use of Twitter by urological journals

Overview of attention for article published in British Journal of Urology, October 2014
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (94th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (95th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
1 blog
twitter
32 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page

Citations

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Readers on

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67 Mendeley
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Title
The emerging use of Twitter by urological journals
Published in
British Journal of Urology, October 2014
DOI 10.1111/bju.12840
Pubmed ID
Authors

Gregory J. Nason, Fardod O'Kelly, Michael E. Kelly, Nigel Phelan, Rustom P. Manecksha, Nathan Lawrentschuk, Declan G. Murphy

Abstract

To assess the emerging use of Twitter by urological journals.

Twitter Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 32 tweeters who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 67 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Korea, Republic of 1 1%
United Kingdom 1 1%
Unknown 65 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 10 15%
Other 9 13%
Student > Master 9 13%
Librarian 6 9%
Student > Bachelor 5 7%
Other 21 31%
Unknown 7 10%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 27 40%
Social Sciences 13 19%
Computer Science 4 6%
Nursing and Health Professions 3 4%
Business, Management and Accounting 2 3%
Other 8 12%
Unknown 10 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 27. 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 23 February 2018.
All research outputs
#1,076,675
of 20,976,500 outputs
Outputs from British Journal of Urology
#202
of 5,751 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#12,047
of 205,717 outputs
Outputs of similar age from British Journal of Urology
#5
of 88 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 20,976,500 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 94th percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 5,751 research outputs from this source. They typically receive more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 8.0. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 96% of its peers.
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