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Pokémon GO—A New Distraction for Drivers and Pedestrians

Overview of attention for article published in JAMA Internal Medicine, December 2016
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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 (94th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
85 news outlets
blogs
7 blogs
twitter
170 tweeters
facebook
11 Facebook pages
googleplus
2 Google+ users

Citations

dimensions_citation
73 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
89 Mendeley
citeulike
2 CiteULike
Title
Pokémon GO—A New Distraction for Drivers and Pedestrians
Published in
JAMA Internal Medicine, December 2016
DOI 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.6274
Pubmed ID
Authors

John W. Ayers, Eric C. Leas, Mark Dredze, Jon-Patrick Allem, Jurek G. Grabowski, Linda Hill

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 89 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 3 3%
Portugal 1 1%
Germany 1 1%
Brazil 1 1%
Unknown 83 93%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 19 21%
Student > Master 19 21%
Researcher 11 12%
Student > Bachelor 10 11%
Other 9 10%
Other 15 17%
Unknown 6 7%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 19 21%
Computer Science 11 12%
Engineering 9 10%
Social Sciences 9 10%
Psychology 6 7%
Other 22 25%
Unknown 13 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 836. 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 26 September 2019.
All research outputs
#11,359
of 17,730,520 outputs
Outputs from JAMA Internal Medicine
#146
of 4,456 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#234
of 227,972 outputs
Outputs of similar age from JAMA Internal Medicine
#6
of 90 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,730,520 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 4,456 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 145.6. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 96% of its peers.
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