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Playing a video game is more than mere procrastination

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Psychology, June 2019
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2 Mendeley
Title
Playing a video game is more than mere procrastination
Published in
BMC Psychology, June 2019
DOI 10.1186/s40359-019-0309-9
Pubmed ID
Authors

Kent Nordby, Ronny Andre Løkken, Gerit Pfuhl

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 2 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 1 50%
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 50%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 2 100%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 4. 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 15 August 2019.
All research outputs
#3,650,208
of 13,514,491 outputs
Outputs from BMC Psychology
#169
of 302 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#86,151
of 249,500 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Psychology
#1
of 1 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,514,491 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 72nd percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 302 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 22.8. This one is in the 43rd percentile – i.e., 43% of its peers scored the same or lower than it.
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 249,500 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 65% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 1 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has scored higher than all of them