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Data Sharing

Overview of attention for article published in New England Journal of Medicine, January 2016
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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 (99th percentile)

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6 CiteULike
Title
Data Sharing
Published in
New England Journal of Medicine, January 2016
DOI 10.1056/nejme1516564
Pubmed ID
Authors

Dan L. Longo, Jeffrey M. Drazen

Abstract

The aerial view of the concept of data sharing is beautiful. What could be better than having high-quality information carefully reexamined for the possibility that new nuggets of useful data are lying there, previously unseen? The potential for leveraging existing results for even more benefit pays appropriate increased tribute to the patients who put themselves at risk to generate the data. The moral imperative to honor their collective sacrifice is the trump card that takes this trick. However, many of us who have actually conducted clinical research, managed clinical studies and data collection and analysis, and curated data sets have . . .

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 17 4%
United Kingdom 6 2%
Germany 3 <1%
Netherlands 3 <1%
Spain 3 <1%
South Africa 2 <1%
Canada 2 <1%
Austria 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Other 7 2%
Unknown 333 88%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 99 26%
Student > Ph. D. Student 62 16%
Student > Master 36 10%
Professor 27 7%
Professor > Associate Professor 25 7%
Other 97 26%
Unknown 32 8%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 101 27%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 62 16%
Computer Science 42 11%
Social Sciences 27 7%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 23 6%
Other 74 20%
Unknown 49 13%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2103. 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 07 September 2020.
All research outputs
#1,506
of 15,952,451 outputs
Outputs from New England Journal of Medicine
#88
of 27,406 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#19
of 343,435 outputs
Outputs of similar age from New England Journal of Medicine
#1
of 352 outputs
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