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Medically unexplained symptoms: continuing challenges for primary care

Overview of attention for article published in British Journal of General Practice, February 2017
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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 (94th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (93rd percentile)

Mentioned by

news
1 news outlet
blogs
1 blog
twitter
54 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages

Citations

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Readers on

mendeley
37 Mendeley
Title
Medically unexplained symptoms: continuing challenges for primary care
Published in
British Journal of General Practice, February 2017
DOI 10.3399/bjgp17x689473
Pubmed ID
Authors

Carolyn A Chew-Graham, Simon Heyland, Tom Kingstone, Tom Shepherd, Marta Buszewicz, Heather Burroughs, Athula Sumathipala

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 37 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 37 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 6 16%
Researcher 6 16%
Other 4 11%
Student > Bachelor 4 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 3 8%
Other 9 24%
Unknown 5 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 21 57%
Psychology 6 16%
Philosophy 1 3%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 1 3%
Neuroscience 1 3%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 7 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 50. 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 08 September 2021.
All research outputs
#602,178
of 20,114,180 outputs
Outputs from British Journal of General Practice
#268
of 3,969 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#15,016
of 274,284 outputs
Outputs of similar age from British Journal of General Practice
#7
of 86 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 20,114,180 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 97th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 3,969 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 17.0. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 93% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 86 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 93% of its contemporaries.