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Abstinence‐plus programs for HIV infection prevention in high‐income countries

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2008
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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 (87th percentile)
  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (56th percentile)

Mentioned by

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1 news outlet

Citations

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Readers on

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338 Mendeley
Title
Abstinence‐plus programs for HIV infection prevention in high‐income countries
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, January 2008
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd007006
Pubmed ID
Authors

Kristen Underhill, Paul Montgomery, Don Operario

Abstract

Abstinence-plus interventions promote sexual abstinence as the best means of preventing acquisition of HIV, but also encourage safer-sex strategies (eg condom use) for sexually active participants.

Mendeley readers

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 338 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 3 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Singapore 1 <1%
Japan 1 <1%
Greece 1 <1%
Unknown 328 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 74 22%
Researcher 46 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 40 12%
Student > Bachelor 27 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 23 7%
Other 66 20%
Unknown 62 18%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 112 33%
Social Sciences 38 11%
Nursing and Health Professions 35 10%
Psychology 30 9%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 10 3%
Other 42 12%
Unknown 71 21%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 8. 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 12 October 2021.
All research outputs
#4,388,609
of 25,457,858 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#6,676
of 11,842 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#20,172
of 168,704 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#35
of 80 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 25,457,858 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 82nd percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 11,842 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 38.9. This one is in the 40th percentile – i.e., 40% of its peers scored the same or lower than it.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 80 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 56% of its contemporaries.