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Social media: A tool to spread information: A case study analysis of Twitter conversation at the Cardiac Society of Australia

Overview of attention for article published in Collegian : journal of the Royal College of Nursing, Australia., June 2014
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#13 of 275)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (94th percentile)

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1 blog
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21 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
googleplus
1 Google+ user

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Title
Social media: A tool to spread information: A case study analysis of Twitter conversation at the Cardiac Society of Australia & New Zealand 61st Annual Scientific Meeting 2013
Published in
Collegian : journal of the Royal College of Nursing, Australia., June 2014
DOI 10.1016/j.colegn.2014.03.002
Pubmed ID
Authors

Caleb Ferguson, Sally C. Inglis, Phillip J. Newton, Peter J.S. Cripps, Peter S. Macdonald, Patricia M. Davidson

Abstract

The World Wide Web has changed the way in which people communicate and consume information. More importantly, this innovation has increased the speed and spread of information. There has been recent increase in the percentage of cardiovascular professionals, including journals and associations using Twitter to engage with others and exchange ideas. Evaluating the reach and impact in scientific meetings is important in promoting the use of social media.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Canada 6 6%
United States 6 6%
United Kingdom 3 3%
Nigeria 1 1%
Australia 1 1%
Brazil 1 1%
Spain 1 1%
India 1 1%
Unknown 80 80%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 23 23%
Student > Master 15 15%
Professor > Associate Professor 11 11%
Other 9 9%
Student > Bachelor 8 8%
Other 34 34%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 23 23%
Computer Science 20 20%
Nursing and Health Professions 14 14%
Social Sciences 13 13%
Unspecified 10 10%
Other 20 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 23. 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 29 November 2018.
All research outputs
#581,581
of 12,259,511 outputs
Outputs from Collegian : journal of the Royal College of Nursing, Australia.
#13
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#11,868
of 203,200 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Collegian : journal of the Royal College of Nursing, Australia.
#1
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