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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 (#33 of 1,550)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (95th percentile)

Mentioned by

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

Citations

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28 Dimensions

Readers on

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99 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

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Belgium 2 2%
Sierra Leone 1 1%
Brazil 1 1%
Kenya 1 1%
Unknown 94 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 28 28%
Researcher 21 21%
Unspecified 10 10%
Student > Ph. D. Student 8 8%
Student > Bachelor 8 8%
Other 24 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 37 37%
Social Sciences 17 17%
Unspecified 12 12%
Nursing and Health Professions 10 10%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 5%
Other 18 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 50. 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
#276,625
of 12,025,923 outputs
Outputs from Health Policy & Planning
#33
of 1,550 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#7,815
of 217,403 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Health Policy & Planning
#2
of 45 outputs
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