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The free health care initiative: how has it affected health workers in Sierra Leone?

Overview of attention for article published in Health Policy & Planning, March 2015
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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 1,362)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (96th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
3 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
38 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page

Readers on

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72 Mendeley
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Title
The free health care initiative: how has it affected health workers in Sierra Leone?
Published in
Health Policy & Planning, March 2015
DOI 10.1093/heapol/czv006
Pubmed ID
Authors

Sophie Witter, Haja Wurie, Maria Paola Bertone, Witter, Sophie, Wurie, Haja, Bertone, Maria Paola, Witter, S, Wurie, H, Bertone, MP

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Belgium 2 3%
Kenya 1 1%
Sierra Leone 1 1%
Brazil 1 1%
Denmark 1 1%
Unknown 66 92%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 20 28%
Researcher 19 26%
Student > Bachelor 6 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 6 8%
Other 4 6%
Other 17 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 28 39%
Social Sciences 17 24%
Nursing and Health Professions 7 10%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 7%
Psychology 3 4%
Other 12 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 51. 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 July 2017.
All research outputs
#182,030
of 8,316,405 outputs
Outputs from Health Policy & Planning
#13
of 1,362 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#6,997
of 202,576 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Health Policy & Planning
#1
of 26 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 8,316,405 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 97th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,362 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 7.0. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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