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40-year trends in an index of survival for all cancers combined and survival adjusted for age and sex for each cancer in England and Wales, 1971–2011: a population-based study

Overview of attention for article published in The Lancet, March 2015
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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 (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (94th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
8 news outlets
blogs
6 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
134 tweeters
facebook
5 Facebook pages

Citations

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290 Dimensions

Readers on

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476 Mendeley
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2 CiteULike
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Title
40-year trends in an index of survival for all cancers combined and survival adjusted for age and sex for each cancer in England and Wales, 1971–2011: a population-based study
Published in
The Lancet, March 2015
DOI 10.1016/s0140-6736(14)61396-9
Pubmed ID
Authors

Manuela Quaresma, Michel P Coleman, Bernard Rachet

Abstract

Assessment of progress in cancer control at the population level is increasingly important. Population-based survival trends provide a key insight into the overall effectiveness of the health system, alongside trends in incidence and mortality. For this purpose, we aimed to provide a unique measure of cancer survival.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 2 <1%
France 1 <1%
Norway 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
Mexico 1 <1%
Belgium 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Unknown 468 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 93 20%
Student > Bachelor 79 17%
Researcher 65 14%
Student > Master 62 13%
Other 28 6%
Other 75 16%
Unknown 74 16%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 164 34%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 54 11%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 32 7%
Psychology 18 4%
Social Sciences 15 3%
Other 93 20%
Unknown 100 21%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 197. 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 28 May 2022.
All research outputs
#151,104
of 21,806,258 outputs
Outputs from The Lancet
#2,029
of 39,480 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,918
of 348,366 outputs
Outputs of similar age from The Lancet
#27
of 519 outputs
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