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Breakthrough: Chloroquine phosphate has shown apparent efficacy in treatment of COVID-19 associated pneumonia in clinical studies

Overview of attention for article published in BioScience Trends, February 2020
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#1 of 236)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (88th percentile)

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Title
Breakthrough: Chloroquine phosphate has shown apparent efficacy in treatment of COVID-19 associated pneumonia in clinical studies
Published in
BioScience Trends, February 2020
DOI 10.5582/bst.2020.01047
Pubmed ID
Authors

Jianjun Gao, Zhenxue Tian, Xu Yang

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 3448 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 446 13%
Researcher 399 12%
Student > Master 378 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 314 9%
Other 243 7%
Other 808 23%
Unknown 860 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 807 23%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 282 8%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 229 7%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 163 5%
Nursing and Health Professions 124 4%
Other 809 23%
Unknown 1034 30%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 5933. 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 21 April 2021.
All research outputs
#280
of 17,517,444 outputs
Outputs from BioScience Trends
#1
of 236 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#32
of 265,760 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BioScience Trends
#1
of 9 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,517,444 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 236 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 28.6. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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