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Slum upgrading strategies involving physical environment and infrastructure interventions and their effects on health and socio‐economic outcomes

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2013
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (95th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (82nd percentile)

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1 blog
policy
3 policy sources
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7 X users
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

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Title
Slum upgrading strategies involving physical environment and infrastructure interventions and their effects on health and socio‐economic outcomes
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd010067.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Ruth Turley, Ruhi Saith, Nandita Bhan, Eva Rehfuess, Ben Carter

Abstract

Slums are densely populated, neglected parts of cities where housing and living conditions are exceptionally poor. In situ slum upgrading, at its basic level, involves improving the physical environment of the existing area, such as improving and installing basic infrastructure like water, sanitation, solid waste collection, electricity, storm water drainage, access roads and footpaths, and street lighting, as well as home improvements and securing land tenure.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 4 <1%
United States 3 <1%
Germany 2 <1%
India 2 <1%
Norway 1 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
Kenya 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
Other 5 <1%
Unknown 920 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 173 18%
Researcher 117 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 111 12%
Student > Bachelor 86 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 50 5%
Other 157 17%
Unknown 247 26%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 192 20%
Social Sciences 111 12%
Nursing and Health Professions 101 11%
Psychology 47 5%
Engineering 34 4%
Other 177 19%
Unknown 279 30%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 25. 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 01 March 2023.
All research outputs
#1,579,367
of 25,870,940 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#3,243
of 13,151 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#14,188
of 293,024 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#30
of 168 outputs
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