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Characteristics of and Important Lessons From the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak in China

Overview of attention for article published in JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association, April 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 (#3 of 29,171)
  • 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)

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Title
Characteristics of and Important Lessons From the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak in China
Published in
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association, April 2020
DOI 10.1001/jama.2020.2648
Pubmed ID
Authors

Zunyou Wu, Jennifer M. McGoogan

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 7238 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 945 13%
Student > Bachelor 815 11%
Student > Master 792 11%
Other 641 9%
Student > Ph. D. Student 576 8%
Other 1781 25%
Unknown 1688 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 2416 33%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 388 5%
Nursing and Health Professions 387 5%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 249 3%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 190 3%
Other 1450 20%
Unknown 2158 30%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 11468. 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 28 February 2021.
All research outputs
#62
of 17,138,809 outputs
Outputs from JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association
#3
of 29,171 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#9
of 264,738 outputs
Outputs of similar age from JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association
#1
of 344 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,138,809 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 29,171 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 63.8. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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