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Food store owners' and managers' perspectives on the food environment: an exploratory mixed-methods study

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Public Health, 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 (84th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (75th percentile)

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12 tweeters
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1 Facebook page

Citations

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8 Dimensions

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62 Mendeley
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Title
Food store owners' and managers' perspectives on the food environment: an exploratory mixed-methods study
Published in
BMC Public Health, October 2014
DOI 10.1186/1471-2458-14-1031
Pubmed ID
Abstract

Neighborhood characteristics such as poverty and racial composition are associated with inequalities in access to food stores and in the risk of obesity, but the pathways between food environments and health are not well understood. This article extends research on consumer food environments by examining the perspectives of food-store owners and managers.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 1 2%
France 1 2%
United Kingdom 1 2%
Taiwan 1 2%
United States 1 2%
Unknown 57 92%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 18 29%
Student > Master 14 23%
Student > Bachelor 8 13%
Researcher 5 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 4 6%
Other 13 21%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 23 37%
Social Sciences 13 21%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 10%
Nursing and Health Professions 5 8%
Unspecified 4 6%
Other 11 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 8. 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 11 December 2014.
All research outputs
#1,076,007
of 7,976,456 outputs
Outputs from BMC Public Health
#1,465
of 6,850 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#30,439
of 195,026 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Public Health
#63
of 259 outputs
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