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Reduction of secondary transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in households by face mask use, disinfection and social distancing: a cohort study in Beijing, China

Overview of attention for article published in BMJ Global Health Journal, May 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 1,459)
  • 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
155 news outlets
blogs
8 blogs
policy
2 policy sources
twitter
1559 tweeters
facebook
3 Facebook pages
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

dimensions_citation
79 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
276 Mendeley
Title
Reduction of secondary transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in households by face mask use, disinfection and social distancing: a cohort study in Beijing, China
Published in
BMJ Global Health Journal, May 2020
DOI 10.1136/bmjgh-2020-002794
Pubmed ID
Authors

Yu Wang, Huaiyu Tian, Li Zhang, Man Zhang, Dandan Guo, Wenting Wu, Xingxing Zhang, Ge Lin Kan, Lei Jia, Da Huo, Baiwei Liu, Xiaoli Wang, Ying Sun, Quanyi Wang, Peng Yang, C. Raina MacIntyre

Twitter Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 1,559 tweeters who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 276 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 276 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 45 16%
Researcher 42 15%
Other 26 9%
Student > Master 24 9%
Student > Ph. D. Student 17 6%
Other 59 21%
Unknown 63 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 84 30%
Nursing and Health Professions 23 8%
Engineering 12 4%
Immunology and Microbiology 11 4%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 10 4%
Other 67 24%
Unknown 69 25%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2450. 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 25 January 2021.
All research outputs
#1,312
of 16,657,433 outputs
Outputs from BMJ Global Health Journal
#1
of 1,459 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#185
of 290,729 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMJ Global Health Journal
#1
of 130 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 16,657,433 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 1,459 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 34.0. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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