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Respite care for people with dementia and their carers

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 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 (93rd percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (80th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
1 blog
policy
3 policy sources
twitter
2 tweeters
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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40 Dimensions

Readers on

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199 Mendeley
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Title
Respite care for people with dementia and their carers
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004396.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Nicola Maayan, Karla Soares-Weiser, Helen Lee

Abstract

Caring for someone with dementia can be emotionally and physically demanding. Respite care is any intervention designed to give rest or relief to caregivers. It is not clear what positive and negative effects such care may have on them, or on people with dementia.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 199 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 3 2%
France 1 <1%
Malaysia 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Unknown 192 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 36 18%
Student > Master 35 18%
Researcher 33 17%
Unspecified 28 14%
Student > Bachelor 25 13%
Other 42 21%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 54 27%
Psychology 36 18%
Unspecified 33 17%
Nursing and Health Professions 29 15%
Social Sciences 25 13%
Other 22 11%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 21. 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 05 February 2019.
All research outputs
#747,290
of 13,325,587 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#2,413
of 10,557 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#12,940
of 193,311 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#44
of 228 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,325,587 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 10,557 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 20.8. This one has done well, scoring higher than 77% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 228 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.