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Estimating the generation interval for COVID-19 based on symptom onset data

Overview of attention for article published in medRxiv, March 2020
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • 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
policy
1 policy source
twitter
2400 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages
video
1 video uploader

Citations

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83 Dimensions

Readers on

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230 Mendeley
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Title
Estimating the generation interval for COVID-19 based on symptom onset data
Published in
medRxiv, March 2020
DOI 10.1101/2020.03.05.20031815
Authors

Tapiwa, Ganyani, Cécile, Kremer, Dongxuan, Chen, Andrea, Torneri, Christel, Faes, Jacco, Wallinga, Niel, Hens, Tapiwa Ganyani, Cecile Kremer, Dongxuan Chen, Andrea Torneri, Christel Faes, Jacco Wallinga, Niel Hens

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 230 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 230 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 41 18%
Student > Ph. D. Student 23 10%
Other 23 10%
Student > Master 20 9%
Student > Bachelor 20 9%
Other 54 23%
Unknown 49 21%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 58 25%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 12 5%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 11 5%
Engineering 9 4%
Social Sciences 9 4%
Other 70 30%
Unknown 61 27%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2296. 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 04 February 2021.
All research outputs
#1,607
of 17,183,399 outputs
Outputs from medRxiv
#79
of 17,389 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#164
of 382,935 outputs
Outputs of similar age from medRxiv
#11
of 2,136 outputs
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