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A new ecosystem for evidence synthesis

Overview of attention for article published in Nature Ecology & Evolution, March 2020
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About this Attention Score

  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (97th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (76th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
3 news outlets
policy
1 policy source
twitter
143 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

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8 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
91 Mendeley
Title
A new ecosystem for evidence synthesis
Published in
Nature Ecology & Evolution, March 2020
DOI 10.1038/s41559-020-1153-2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Shinichi Nakagawa, Adam G. Dunn, Malgorzata Lagisz, Alexandra Bannach-Brown, Eliza M. Grames, Alfredo Sánchez-Tójar, Rose E. O’Dea, Daniel W. A. Noble, Martin J. Westgate, Pieter A. Arnold, Stuart Barrow, Alison Bethel, Eve Cooper, Yong Zhi Foo, Sonya R. Geange, Emily Hennessy, Witness Mapanga, Kerrie Mengersen, Claudia Munera, Matthew J. Page, Vivian Welch, Neal R. Haddaway

Twitter Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 143 tweeters who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 91 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 91 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 19 21%
Student > Ph. D. Student 17 19%
Student > Master 13 14%
Student > Doctoral Student 8 9%
Professor > Associate Professor 4 4%
Other 15 16%
Unknown 15 16%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 35 38%
Environmental Science 11 12%
Medicine and Dentistry 4 4%
Social Sciences 3 3%
Chemistry 3 3%
Other 14 15%
Unknown 21 23%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 110. 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 December 2020.
All research outputs
#219,435
of 17,379,776 outputs
Outputs from Nature Ecology & Evolution
#474
of 1,340 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#7,686
of 276,874 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Nature Ecology & Evolution
#18
of 72 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,379,776 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 98th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,340 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 152.6. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 64% 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 276,874 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 97% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 72 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 76% of its contemporaries.