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Cognitive biases in public health and how economics and sociology can help overcome them

Overview of attention for article published in Public Health (Elsevier), April 2019
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (91st percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (90th percentile)

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49 tweeters

Citations

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1 Dimensions

Readers on

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30 Mendeley
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Title
Cognitive biases in public health and how economics and sociology can help overcome them
Published in
Public Health (Elsevier), April 2019
DOI 10.1016/j.puhe.2019.02.012
Pubmed ID
Authors

M.P. Kelly

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 30 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 9 30%
Lecturer > Senior Lecturer 3 10%
Student > Master 3 10%
Researcher 3 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 7%
Other 5 17%
Unknown 5 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 6 20%
Social Sciences 4 13%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 3 10%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 7%
Medicine and Dentistry 2 7%
Other 6 20%
Unknown 7 23%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 26. 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 04 May 2019.
All research outputs
#817,484
of 16,043,441 outputs
Outputs from Public Health (Elsevier)
#130
of 2,416 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#24,206
of 271,525 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Public Health (Elsevier)
#6
of 64 outputs
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