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Intercessory prayer for the alleviation of ill health

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 2009
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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 (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (88th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
10 news outlets
blogs
7 blogs
twitter
85 tweeters
facebook
7 Facebook pages
wikipedia
3 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
1 Google+ user
reddit
1 Redditor
video
2 video uploaders

Citations

dimensions_citation
70 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
287 Mendeley
citeulike
1 CiteULike
Title
Intercessory prayer for the alleviation of ill health
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, April 2009
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd000368.pub3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Leanne Roberts, Irshad Ahmed, Andrew Davison

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 287 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 4 1%
Belgium 2 <1%
United Kingdom 2 <1%
India 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Hong Kong 1 <1%
Switzerland 1 <1%
Unknown 274 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 51 18%
Student > Ph. D. Student 36 13%
Researcher 35 12%
Student > Bachelor 27 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 23 8%
Other 78 27%
Unknown 37 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 97 34%
Psychology 45 16%
Nursing and Health Professions 24 8%
Social Sciences 24 8%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 8 3%
Other 43 15%
Unknown 46 16%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 197. 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 07 May 2021.
All research outputs
#116,143
of 18,459,357 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#220
of 11,836 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#4,426
of 367,523 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#6
of 45 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 18,459,357 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 11,836 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 25.9. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 98% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 367,523 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 98% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 45 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 88% of its contemporaries.