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Effects of exposure to self-harm on social media: Evidence from a two-wave panel study among young adults

Overview of attention for article published in New Media & Society, May 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#9 of 1,595)
  • 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)

Mentioned by

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24 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
34 tweeters

Citations

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16 Dimensions

Readers on

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82 Mendeley
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Title
Effects of exposure to self-harm on social media: Evidence from a two-wave panel study among young adults
Published in
New Media & Society, May 2019
DOI 10.1177/1461444819850106
Authors

Florian Arendt, Sebastian Scherr, Daniel Romer

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 82 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 18 22%
Student > Master 11 13%
Researcher 7 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 6 7%
Student > Ph. D. Student 6 7%
Other 11 13%
Unknown 23 28%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 26 32%
Social Sciences 10 12%
Nursing and Health Professions 4 5%
Business, Management and Accounting 4 5%
Engineering 4 5%
Other 10 12%
Unknown 24 29%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 228. 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 09 October 2020.
All research outputs
#85,901
of 17,096,050 outputs
Outputs from New Media & Society
#9
of 1,595 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#2,215
of 273,098 outputs
Outputs of similar age from New Media & Society
#1
of 33 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,096,050 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
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