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Comprehensive geriatric care for patients with hip fractures: a prospective, randomised, controlled trial

Overview of attention for article published in The Lancet, April 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 (95th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
2 news outlets
blogs
4 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
201 tweeters
peer_reviews
1 peer review site
facebook
10 Facebook pages
googleplus
1 Google+ user

Citations

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Title
Comprehensive geriatric care for patients with hip fractures: a prospective, randomised, controlled trial
Published in
The Lancet, April 2015
DOI 10.1016/s0140-6736(14)62409-0
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Authors

Anders Prestmo, Gunhild Hagen, Olav Sletvold, Jorunn L Helbostad, Pernille Thingstad, Kristin Taraldsen, Stian Lydersen, Vidar Halsteinli, Turi Saltnes, Sarah E Lamb, Lars G Johnsen, Ingvild Saltvedt

Abstract

Most patients with hip fractures are characterised by older age (>70 years), frailty, and functional deterioration, and their long-term outcomes are poor with increased costs. We compared the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of giving these patients comprehensive geriatric care in a dedicated geriatric ward versus the usual orthopaedic care.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 3 1%
Norway 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
United Kingdom 2 <1%
Italy 1 <1%
Switzerland 1 <1%
Estonia 1 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
Unknown 276 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 47 16%
Unspecified 40 14%
Other 40 14%
Researcher 33 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 31 11%
Other 98 34%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 164 57%
Unspecified 69 24%
Nursing and Health Professions 25 9%
Neuroscience 5 2%
Social Sciences 5 2%
Other 21 7%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 184. 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 24 August 2019.
All research outputs
#73,425
of 13,481,561 outputs
Outputs from The Lancet
#1,107
of 31,942 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,643
of 279,040 outputs
Outputs of similar age from The Lancet
#22
of 540 outputs
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