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Vaccines for preventing influenza in the elderly

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2010
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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 (98th percentile)

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6 news outlets
blogs
3 blogs
twitter
75 tweeters
facebook
53 Facebook pages
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1 video uploader

Citations

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294 Dimensions

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Title
Vaccines for preventing influenza in the elderly
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2010
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004876.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Tom Jefferson, Carlo Di Pietrantonj, Lubna A Al-Ansary, Eliana Ferroni, Sarah Thorning, Roger E Thomas

Abstract

Vaccines have been the main global weapon to minimise the impact of influenza in the elderly for the last four decades and are recommended worldwide for individuals aged 65 years or older. The primary goal of influenza vaccination in the elderly is to reduce the risk of complications among persons who are most vulnerable.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Germany 4 200%
United States 3 150%
Sweden 2 100%
Austria 2 100%
United Kingdom 1 50%
China 1 50%
Malaysia 1 50%
Macedonia, Republic of 1 50%
India 1 50%
Other 1 50%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 25 1250%
Student > Master 20 1000%
Student > Bachelor 10 500%
Researcher 9 450%
Professor > Associate Professor 7 350%
Other 12 600%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Computer Science 66 3300%
Social Sciences 4 200%
Engineering 4 200%
Psychology 3 150%
Business, Management and Accounting 2 100%
Other 4 200%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 139. 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 27 October 2018.
All research outputs
#98,199
of 12,938,323 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#211
of 10,414 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#463
of 96,034 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#1
of 60 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 12,938,323 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
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