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Socially transmitted placebo effects

Overview of attention for article published in Nature Human Behaviour, October 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#31 of 1,031)
  • 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

news
72 news outlets
blogs
5 blogs
twitter
538 tweeters
facebook
9 Facebook pages
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

dimensions_citation
14 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
143 Mendeley
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Title
Socially transmitted placebo effects
Published in
Nature Human Behaviour, October 2019
DOI 10.1038/s41562-019-0749-5
Pubmed ID
Authors

Pin-Hao A. Chen, Jin Hyun Cheong, Eshin Jolly, Hirsh Elhence, Tor D. Wager, Luke J. Chang

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 143 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 143 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 24 17%
Researcher 23 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 22 15%
Student > Bachelor 11 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 9 6%
Other 24 17%
Unknown 30 21%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 39 27%
Neuroscience 18 13%
Medicine and Dentistry 12 8%
Nursing and Health Professions 12 8%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 7 5%
Other 16 11%
Unknown 39 27%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 917. 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 26 January 2021.
All research outputs
#9,523
of 17,656,856 outputs
Outputs from Nature Human Behaviour
#31
of 1,031 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#315
of 335,206 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Nature Human Behaviour
#1
of 82 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,656,856 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.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,031 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 146.9. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 97% of its peers.
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