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Patients With Cancer and Social Media: Harness Benefits, Avoid Drawbacks

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Oncology Practice, December 2018
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About this Attention Score

  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#25 of 1,516)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (95th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
7 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
71 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page

Citations

dimensions_citation
2 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
13 Mendeley
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Title
Patients With Cancer and Social Media: Harness Benefits, Avoid Drawbacks
Published in
Journal of Oncology Practice, December 2018
DOI 10.1200/jop.18.00367
Pubmed ID
Authors

Danielle Gentile, Merry Jennifer Markham, Tara Eaton

Twitter Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 71 tweeters who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 13 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 13 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Unspecified 4 31%
Student > Master 4 31%
Student > Postgraduate 1 8%
Other 1 8%
Researcher 1 8%
Other 2 15%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Unspecified 5 38%
Nursing and Health Professions 3 23%
Social Sciences 3 23%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 8%
Medicine and Dentistry 1 8%
Other 0 0%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 106. 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 01 October 2019.
All research outputs
#151,004
of 13,595,880 outputs
Outputs from Journal of Oncology Practice
#25
of 1,516 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#7,078
of 306,793 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journal of Oncology Practice
#2
of 45 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,595,880 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,516 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 13.0. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 98% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 306,793 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 97% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 45 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 95% of its contemporaries.